How do you boot computer without disks? Tags: Drivers Computers Boot Hard Drives Windows XP Last response: October 20, 2012 12:26 AM in Windows XP Share munchkinhart October 11, 2012 8:50:50 PM ok trying to help friend with compac preserio NO BOOT DISKS keeps telling me no "hard drive" which it has.what do i change in setup/bios to make it boot. thanks email@example.com More about : boot computer disks | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove PhilFrisbie Driver Expert October 12, 2012 4:35:02 AM Does the hard drive show up in the BIOS? If not then the drive may have failed. | Report abuse munchkinhart October 20, 2012 12:26:42 AM PhilFrisbie said:Does the hard drive show up in the BIOS? If not then the drive may have failed. yes it shows up any idea? HELP | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>How do you boot computer without disks?> Related ressources: ForumInstall Windows XP without CD drive on a computer without USB or Network boot op ForumHow do I dual boot XP- WIN 7 without a dvd drive? ForumFull format and reinstall Win 7 without boot disc ForumHow to install raid0 disks without loss of content ForumHow to remove secondary hdd from win 7 Pro computer without getting \ ForumHow to boot from cd drive without accessing the Bios? ForumHow can I dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 9.10 without trouble? ForumHow to open corrupted hard disk without formatting ForumHelp reformatting without VAIO recovery disk ForumVista wont boot without disk in the drive ForumWindows 7 will not boot without the install DVD ForumHow boot to dos without floppy drive and no USB support in.. ForumHow can I re-install Win 7 to SSD without install disk ? ForumFixing Damaged Sectors without Reformating or using Disk Utility Forumusing xp boot disks on new hard drive ForumCan W2K or WXP Boot disks be swapped between an P4S533-MX .. ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumI am computer administrator, I have XP and Exployer and I cant change anything i ForumHow to hack into windows 98 laptop with system password on ForumWindows log on fails after change of computer name More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !