Trying to boot a Centos DVD(dvd-r) in a refurbished Acer desktop, however the dv Tags: DVD Desktops Boot DVD Writers Acer Windows 7 Last response: December 18, 2012 9:11 PM in Windows 7 Share whit_24 December 18, 2012 12:41:36 AM trying to boot a Centos DVD(dvd-r) in a refurbished Acer desktop, however the dvd will not boot. I can see the contents in Explorer. This is a Windows 7 premium box. Any help would be appreciated. More about : boot centos dvd dvd refurbished acer desktop Alabalcho a b $ Windows 7 December 18, 2012 12:54:05 AM Make sure you are burning the .ISO file as an image, not as a file. Use e.g. ImgBurn for that, or built-in Windows 7 "Burn to disk" when you right-click on an .ISO file. Also - make sure your DVD drive can boot, e.g. try with original Windows DVD. m 0 l whit_24 December 18, 2012 9:11:52 PM Thanks that did the trick. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !