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Bootable Disc Found But It Wont Boot From Disc

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  • BIOS
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Last response: in Motherboards
March 7, 2009 5:21:34 PM

I need to repair windows but i cant get it to boot from disc to run repair, ive set it in bios to boot from the cdrom but it just wont, any ideas

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a c 178 V Motherboard
March 7, 2009 5:56:21 PM

What MOBO/BIOS?
March 9, 2009 4:50:26 AM

gigabyte-m61p-s3 am2 pci-e, Award F3
a c 178 V Motherboard
March 9, 2009 11:45:18 AM

First - I can't locate that motherboard - so I DLd the manual for a GA-M61PM-S2 - nearest thing I could find...
On the 'Advanced BIOS Features' page of your BIOS, 'First / Second / Third Boot Device' should be set to, respectively: 'CDROM', 'Hard Disk', & 'Floppy'; then, when you boot, you should get a prompt, similar to 'Press any key to boot from CDROM...'; if this doesn't happen, write down what is being shown on-screen just prior to booting, and post back...