System disk Tags: Computer Boot Laptops Last response: May 22, 2010 11:14 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share kirt9 May 10, 2010 11:24:22 PM i erased everything off my computer and know i can't boot. Each time i try to log on it says i need to insert system disk. More about : system disk | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove donovands May 11, 2010 2:27:37 AM Well if you erased everything then you need to reinstall the OS. Most manufacturers have recovery disks you can purchase. Advice: Create your own system disks when you buy a laptop. | Report abuse amnotanoobie May 11, 2010 3:30:36 AM kirt9 said:i erased everything off my computer and know i can't boot. Each time i try to log on it says i need to insert system disk. Well, you would need to install an OS. "Insert system disk" is the general message when it can't find an OS to boot. | Report abuse kirt9 May 22, 2010 10:18:34 PM amnotanoobie said:Well, you would need to install an OS. "Insert system disk" is the general message when it can't find an OS to boot. I did just as you said. Everytime I insert windows xp Pro., it still says insert system disk. | Report abuse WR2 Laptop Master May 22, 2010 11:14:15 PM It seems there is a problem with your XP Pro installation disk. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>System disk> Related ressources: ForumWhich disk used by system to boot in raid 1 ForumSystem disk ForumDISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER ForumDisk boot failure insert system disk ForumSystem Crashed - ' Disk Boot Failure' but HDD boots in defferent PC ForumMedia test failure, check cable error and non system disk or no disk e ForumMy system syas as primary hard disk drive 1 not found ForumDisk boot failure insert system disk ForumError Message: Disk Boot failure-insert system disk and press enter ForumDisk error read occurred on xp during start system ForumTwo OS's: "Windows cannot format the system partition on this disk " ForumDisk boot failure insert system disk and press enter ForumSystem disk ForumDisk Boot Failure Insert System Disk and Press Enter ForumHigh Disk Activity caused by System PID4! Forum2nd hard drive says " System " in Disk Management? ForumACER ASPIRE NEED SYSTEM DISK TO BOOT FREE ForumNon system disk or disk error ForumÇhanged BIOS to boot from disk ; now system won't boot ForumBack light or Inverter? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !