USB external CD-DVD

  taxiuk 12:05 19 Jul 2007

help please
I have thinkpad X40 with winxp pro with no internal CD-DVD but only external running through pcmci USB card, I can read any cd from windows but can't read win disk or .iso from boot I checked usb and cd-dvd in bio but still not working , any suggestion well be very appreciated

  Trackrat 12:40 19 Jul 2007

This may be a silly question, but did you save the changes in the BIOS before exiting.

  taxiuk 13:07 19 Jul 2007

yes f10

  Trackrat 13:11 19 Jul 2007

Have you tried setting USB as first boot and disabling the pther options.

  taxiuk 13:36 19 Jul 2007

not yet I will try it , if it worked you will know in few days time after formating my HD thanks for this option

  taxiuk 12:23 21 Jul 2007

yes I tried this option few times with no luck.
any one has a sledge hammer i can borough!!!!

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