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a b V Motherboard
July 7, 2010 3:25:28 PM

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Reboot & Select Proper Boot Device Or Boot Media In Selected Boot Device


Is the message I'm getting after just starting up my newly built rig for the first time. I've inserted a working xp boot disk, but I keep getting the above error. I have SATA HDD and SATA Optical Drive, and the mobo does recognize them as shown in the BIOS. Boot priority is set as: (1) dvd/cd drive; (2) HDD; and (3) removable drive.

My rig:

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1 x Corsair 400W CX PSU - 12cm Fan 80Plus Certified Efficiency 6x SATA 1x PCI-E 150985
1 x ASUS M4A77TD PRO 770 Socket AM3 8 channel audio ATX Motherboard 171664
1 x AMD Athlon II X3 435 2.9GHz Socket AM3 1.5MB L2 Cache Retail Box Processor 176043
1 x Crucial 2GB DDR3 1333MHz/PC3-10600 Memory CL9 1.5V 159919
1 x Western Digital WD1600AAJS 160GB Hard Drive SATAII 7200rpm 8MB Cache - OEM 128708
1 x Casecom LG-3320 Piano Black Mid Tower Case - No PSU - Front USB2.0/Audio 128413
1 x 92mm Black Case Fan - 4pin Molex Connection 63283
1 x 120mm Black Case Fan - 4 pin connector 63281
1 x MSI HD 4670 1GB GDDR3 DVI HDMI HDCP Out PCI-E Graphics Card 169828
1 x Samsung SH-S223L 22x DVD±RW DL & RAM with LightScribe - OEM Black 188958




There is no removable drive plugged in anyway.

I have no bloody idea what's causing this, and it's quite annoying to have this problem after building my first rig.

Would really appreciate your help.
Anonymous
a b V Motherboard
July 7, 2010 4:13:20 PM

problem fixed! My boot disk was corrupted after testing it on another comp, luckly I had a clean backup iso of XP and I burnt that onto a new disk which booted the new comp perfectly.
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