Trouble reinstallin xp

By Oplzhelp
Jul 5, 2006
  1. Ok this like the 3rd time I have to reinstall my windows which should not be hard b ecause i have the disk but whenever i try to intall the windows cd and it askes me to press F8 If i agree to continue every time i presss the key nothing happens every other button works with that screen but it seems as if the disk does not want me to agree no matter how hard I press F8 and there is nothin rong with my keyboard so can anyone plz tell me whats wrong and what I need to do I am honestly begging.
  2. fastco

    fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,123

    I have a keyboard that has a little button on the left side that activates the F-keys. If I don't press that as it's booting, I can't access the F-keys. Look on your keyboard for an F lock or something similar.
  3. Oplzhelp

    Oplzhelp TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanx I do have that button on my key board I never even noticed but i pressed and now im able to contine so thank you very much
  4. fastco

    fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,123

    You are very welcome!! Glad it was an easy fix.
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