Disk boot failure, insert system disk and press enter when trying to install windows

By SohanTanna
Jan 10, 2009
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  1. I've got 2 PCs and I have a windows 7 beta on a DVD.

    We are using SATA DVD drives and SATA hard drives.

    When I put the CD in to boot, I get Disk boot failure, insert system disk and press enter when trying to install windows.
  2. raybay

    raybay TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 10,716   +6

    Tell us more a bout your configuration... and how the hard drive is prepared for install.
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