Partition deleted

By dipankar123
Jun 4, 2009
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  1. Hi,
    This is my first post to this forum and looking for your support to resolve my problem.I have dell inspiron 1525 model with vista installed.I wanted to install XP and inserted the bootable XP cd.Then I deleted my existing partition and exited from there to resume it later.But when I started the same later it unable to boot from the cd .First the Dell logo comes and then I get a blank screen.3-4 time I rebooted ,pressed F12 and then selected boot from CD but evertytime I get the same result.

    I will look forward for your help and many thanks in advance

    Dipankar
  2. Spyder_1386

    Spyder_1386 Newcomer, in training Posts: 563

    Hey Dipankar

    You could try booting from the Vista CD to see if that works. Are you sure that the XP disc is working properly?

    Spyder_1386 :)
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