cant run win xp autorun from lindows 4.5

By senko
Jul 5, 2004
  1. I have a problem. I inserted win xp pro in cdrom and it didnt start autorun. I dont like lindows 4.5 and I want to erase it and install win xp. I dont know how to start the instalation for win xp I tried in bios to make boot from cd and still doesnt work.
    if anybody can tell me how should I solve this ugly problem i would appriciate it so much.
    thank you
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    First of all, it's not a Lindows issue since booting the CD should happen before any OS related activities.

    Make sure the CD-ROM is set to boot before the hard disk in BIOS setup.

    You have to press a key to start Windows Setup from the CD so look out for a prompt telling you to do so.
  3. DigitAlex

    DigitAlex TechSpot Paladin Posts: 536

    Second of all, you should NEVER uninstall linux to install windows ...

    j/k ;)
  4. senko

    senko TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i will try thanks
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