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. whit_24 December 18, 2012 9:11:52 PM Thanks that did the trick. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHP Pavillion dv 7 black screen. ForumHP DV 9000 Series( dv 9208nr), Known Issues - Anyone know the fix? ForumShare your pc spec ForumGeneral Laptop Advice From An Old Pro. ForumLaptop Build Quality ForumHP Pavilion dv 6-6c53nr or Refurb HP Pavilion dv 6-6135DX ? ForumAMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture ForumI'm helping my brother buy a laptop. He wants the usual: cheap power. ForumSuggestion for buyinng a laptop ForumHP Pavillion DV 2500 Nightmares over heating, GPU and CPU running hot ForumAcer Aspire M5640 Motherboard Layout (power issue) ForumGeneral purpose/light gaming laptop ForumWho Designed This Crap? Tech Support, Need I Say More? ForumBest Laptop for around $500 Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumWindows 7 boot problem Forum[Solved] Complicated Idea for Boot Camp etc... Will it work? ForumMy acer aspire 7741z recovery failed ForumAcer aspire one D257-13473 graphics card drivers ForumWhy wont my acer aspire one D255 connect to any wifi More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !