Hp dc5800 micro tower wont boot from cd Tags: Hewlett Packard Boot CD-Rom Computers Last response: November 22, 2012 10:47 AM in Computer Brands Share lindylex July 4, 2011 11:57:17 PM I have a hp dc5800 micro tower that will not boot a Linux or Window XP install cd. I tried hitting f9 and choosing boot from cd. I also disabled the hard drive boot up in the bios and place the cd drive as the only device to use as a boot device. Thanks More about : dc5800 micro tower wont boot CompTIA_Rep July 6, 2011 2:52:11 PM Have you attempted to read the disk from the OS? Maybe the CD drive is faulty? m 0 l lindylex July 7, 2011 1:20:35 AM Here is the problem with a firmware solution but I need to have Window Vista. I have Windows XP installed. How can I solve this? This is a description of the problem from H.P. site. "Description: TSST TS-H353B 16X DVD-ROM SATA drive firmware update resolves issue with the system being unable to boot from CD media." This makes no sense. http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadInde... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Abeera November 22, 2012 10:47:38 AM CompTIA_Rep said:Have you attempted to read the disk from the OS? Maybe the CD drive is faulty? i have the same problem . . . my window is not boot so i tried to install windoe XP, attempted to read the disk from the OS m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHP Compaq dc5800 SFF to a full tower case? Forum SolvedHP Pavilion DV6-1030us won't boot from CD ROM after failed windows 7 installation Forum Wiped HP Compaq won't boot from CD. Forum HP Pavilion wont force boot from CD Forum Solved09CCh HP motherboard , whole case model hp dx6120 micro tower upgrade Forum SolvedPC with no CD/DVD drive won't boot from bootable usb. Forum why my hp screen wont wake up when i switch my tower on Forum IceQ ATI Radeon HD 5670 wont let HP dx2400 mini tower start up. Forum SolvedERROR 'BOOTMGR MISSING. PRESS CTRL, ALT, DEL TO RESTART', keyboard is not working, CD or USB won't boot sys repair. Forum SolvedNewly built pc, cd drive wont boot Forum SolvedWin8 'restored' to Win7 via CD boot, now won't boot from HD. BIOS tweak needed Forum Old HP tower which won't see HIS Radeon HD 5770 Forum SolvedToshiba Satellite P755 has default Windows 7 Boot options that won't let me boot from toshiba recovery cd Forum Solvedasus m5a99x evo r2.0 wont recognize dvd/cd rom as a boot device Forum Solvedmy HP won't boot up Forum SolvedDisk drive works, but won't boot to cd Forum SolvedWindows 7 wont boot from CD on new computer build Forum Solvedcomputer wont boot. CD drive making a clicking noise and no dispay on monitor. Forum Solvedwindos 7 freezes at system repair and wont boot from CD Forum SolvedComputer won't boot from CD Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Brands categories Compaq Dell Gateway Hewlett Packard Packard Bell Apple eMachines !