I cannot get the windows CD to boot. I have error 1719,
windows installer problem. Believe me, I have tried
everything to do with fixing this error and am looking at
my last option.
I have been told to boot my Windows CD, select new
installation, then when set-up tells me it's found a version
of windows, ask it to repair. - but I can't get the CD to
1. I have tried changing the BIOS settings so that the first
boot device is the CD - however, when it comes up with
press any key to boot from CD, it doesn't matter what I
press, window just starts normally.
2. I also tried setting the BIOS only to boot from CD and
disabled any other options (i.e. harddrive) - again doesn't
matter what I press, windows starts normally.