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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Jonmor68 Windows 7 Authority 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. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>NTLDR MISSING Help! New Hdd?> Related ressources: Forum" NTLDR is missing " ONLY when new HDD is plugged in ForumNew PC build strange boot up problems ( NTLDR missing , and more!) ForumNTLDR is missing while booting XP Pro from second HDD Forum*PLEASE HELP * NTLDR is missing ! ForumNTLDR is missing Press CNTRL + ALT + DEL ForumToshiba Portege M200 Boot problem ( NTLDR Is missing ) ForumComputer wont start ntldr is missing ForumNtldr is missing When trying to install windows xp fresh ForumAttempt to clean install win7 and get message that ntldr is missing ForumNTLDR is Missing ForumNTLDR .SYS Missing Forum[SOLVED] NTLDR is missing - [UNSOLVED] Missing linux drivers ForumNTLDR is missing ?????? ForumNTLDR is missing & USB Hookup ForumNTLDR is Missing ForumNTLDR is missing ?? what does this mean? Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumExternal HDD has not been able to be reccognized lately ForumBootmgr is missing press CTrL+Alt+Del to restart ForumNeed help with my new acer aspire one sound More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !