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Xp on Acer aspire One Linux.

kekesala Avatar
7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago
Hello,

I would like to put Xp on my acer aspire one netbook.

Got an XP disc in a CD Drive connected to the Netbook,

i press F12 and press boot from Cd, but it just goes on the linux home.

Please help
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7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago
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#1
Is F12 the appropriate key for that machine and are you pressing it at the right time? It's best to press it lots of times just to make sure.
#2
Yes beacuse when i press it, it says where do you want to boot from
#3
You are switching the laptop off and rebooting aren't you?

What xp disc have you got?

You could always download Windows 7 and try that.
#4
maybe try boot from USB? it might be seeing the cdrom drive as a usb device. that's all i can really think of.

do you have another machine you can try booting the xp disc on? just to check it is bootable.
#5
try restart then press F8 then select boot from cd

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