Compaq Presario laptop 1685 will not boot Tags: Laptops Presario Boot Last response: April 6, 2010 11:04 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share nichos August 28, 2009 1:24:04 PM hi, Found this old laptop, OS unknown. will not boot up, just says "operating system not found". went into setup, all items are shown as installed (HD, mem, CDdrive etc), I selected CD drive first boot, inserted winME Cd & rebooted, but still get same error. Any help? thanx ..........nick More about : compaq presario laptop 1685 boot | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous Laptop Expert April 6, 2010 11:04:07 PM try using windows 98. i don't think it's made for windows ME. i have that laptop and it runs win98 | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Compaq Presario laptop 1685 will not boot> Related ressources: ForumCompaq Presario 1685 - Any Beep Error Code Experts? ForumPresario 1685 laptop : Operating System Not Found ForumCan i boot and install windows on my compaq presario using flash drive? ForumUnable to boot -up Compaq presario 2100 after bios update ForumCompaq Presario C700 - No Display On LCD!!! Forum* Compaq Presario B1015 - XP Pro SP2 does not boot " ForumCompaq Presario 2100 Doesn't Boot ForumCompaq Presario CQ56 Display Issues ForumHard Drive on a Compaq Presario 1920 laptop ... ForumRestoring Windows ME on Compaq Presario 1200 Laptop ForumCompaq Presario not booting ForumCompaq Presario SR1800NX need help recovering ForumCompaq presario R3000 power cord problem/ did the solder job which worked as far ForumHow do I install windows xp on Compaq Presario CQ56 ForumCompaq presario f700 not booting ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumNotebook and Laptop disassembly and hardware repair guide Forum[Solved] Upgrading Laptop RAM Question ForumLaptop and PC? ForumWill this laptop play Fallout 3 ? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !