NTLDR MISSING Help! New Hdd? Tags: Hard Drives Ntldr Windows 7 Last response: September 11, 2010 8:40 PM in Windows 7 Share azim285 September 11, 2010 4:08:31 PM hi, i have just finished putting my pc together and all hardware is working fine but i cannot install windows 7 as it comes up with an error stating: NTLDR MISSING please restart using cntrl + alt + delete. i purchased a brand new ( so does the seller say) wd 160gb sataii 3gb/s hdd, could it be that windows xp or older was installed in the hdd and that is why i am getting the error?? if yes how can i sort this out as it wont let me do anything else other than access bios and possibly boot from cd More about : ntldr missing hdd Jonmor68 a b $ Windows 7 September 11, 2010 8:40:28 PM It appears it's trying to boot from the new drive, enter bios and set the boot priority first boot to optical disk. Save settings and restart, press any key when prompted to boot from CD/DVD. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved"NTLDR is missing" ONLY when new HDD is plugged in Forum SolvedWhen HDD and SSD plugged in brings up "NTLDR Missing" error Forum One of two laptop HDD failed, after take it out "NO Partition table" or "NTLDR is missing". Forum Deleted partition ntldr missing help! Forum ntldr is missing appears when starting up, when I go through the steps to repair I don't have the right password ....any help Forum NTLDR is missing while booting XP Pro from second HDD Forum NTLDR (HDD Caddy only) is missing on boot-up?? Forum NTLDR Missing Acer Netbook. ntldrmissing.com did not help Forum New PC build strange boot up problems (NTLDR missing, and more!) Forum *PLEASE HELP* NTLDR is missing! Forum NTLDR missing:help please Forum NTLDR is missing...help Forum NTLDR Is Missing after moved to new motherboard Forum New Comp-NTLDR Is Missing-Harddisk Not Found-WTF?! Forum help NTLDR is missing anyone know what i messed up? Forum NTLDR is missing !! Please help Forum Ntldr is missing Help would be appreciated! Forum Missing NTLDR, etc on Win XP Pro,Tried everything, HELP! Forum Missing NTLDR, etc on Win XP Pro,Tried everything, HELP! Forum Compaq Deskpro EN ??? Help Please - NTLDR is missing Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !