wiped the hard drive now i can boot it with a

September 24, 2009 at 09:10:25
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i have been trying to boot it and it wont perform the bios after it goes to hp it goes black with a blinking cursor it is an hp pavillion xt963 trying to load windows 2000

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#1
September 24, 2009 at 09:59:16
blinking cursor means no master boot record.
It is reaching the hard drive first and not starting the cd with the 2000 install first.

This is a bios setting or a boot option.

You have to figure out with your system how to boot the cd before the hard drive to get 2000 to start installing.


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#2
September 24, 2009 at 13:57:07
did you forget to "press any key..."?

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September 24, 2009 at 15:32:55

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