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 HP Pavillion dv 7 black screen. Forum HP DV 9000 Series( dv 9208nr), Known Issues - Anyone know the fix? Forum Share your pc spec Forum General Laptop Advice From An Old Pro. Forum Laptop Build Quality Forum HP Pavilion dv 6-6c53nr or Refurb HP Pavilion dv 6-6135DX ? Forum AMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture Forum I'm helping my brother buy a laptop. He wants the usual: cheap power. Forum Suggestion for buyinng a laptop Forum HP Pavillion DV 2500 Nightmares over heating, GPU and CPU running hot Forum Acer Aspire M5640 Motherboard Layout (power issue) Forum General purpose/light gaming laptop Forum Who Designed This Crap? Tech Support, Need I Say More? Forum Best Laptop for around $500 Forum "Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum Windows 7 boot problem Forum [Solved] Complicated Idea for Boot Camp etc... Will it work? Forum My acer aspire 7741z recovery failed Forum Acer aspire one D257-13473 graphics card drivers Forum Why wont my acer aspire one D255 connect to any wifi Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !