need help pc wont boot from hdd

  Futurism 09:44 03 Nov 2006

please, please someone help! for some reason my computer isn't booting from the hdd! I loaded optimized defaults in the bios cus I thought they'd b good! but no now the comp won't load. I've checked the boot order and its on there. but for some reason it trys to boot from the cd rom!

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:40 03 Nov 2006

Boot from CD is not a problem, just do not have one in the drive
and if it says "press any key to boot from CD" then don't
and it should move on to look for the boot record on the hard drive.

You can set the BIOS to look for the HDD as the first boot device Under "Boot order or simular heading.

  Futurism 11:18 03 Nov 2006

unfortunatley it doesn't though instead it seems to try and boot from somewhere else not sure where but it saysbout a nvidia boot and then stops

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:28 03 Nov 2006

Sounds like its trying to boot from a network go into Bios an disbale boot from network.

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