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and yes, I went for the full format not Quick format.6. I will respond to any question you ask. A little lurking told me that this message appears when the boot.ini file is not properly configured, and doesn't recognize the partition windows is supposed to be on. Follow these steps to resolve the issue. weblink

That'll allow you to get into Safe Mode. It asked me all sorts of stuff it didn't ask before. hope this works for everyone else! Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic

I could hit the key on the wired one to do the "boot from CD" sequence. I feel like I'm going to fall apart because I haven't had this computer one week and I feel like I've already condemned it to death. In the recently updated Apple knowledge base article, once you encounter this error message perform the following steps to continue your installation of Windows XP as planned: 1. Fortunately the process is relatively quick and you can go back to your favored keyboard shortly.

  • Note: Before attempting to install Windows XP on your machine, be sure to have a stable backup of all your important data.
  • Future plans include finding a Bootable CD to format the C:/ drive and bypassing this stupid setup bug.
  • Let us know!

He didn't tell me anything over the phone. WELCOME! Over this time I have found loads of tips and tricks which have helped me get the most out of my Mac, so I decided to share them with you all. blah blah blah...4.

Launch Boot Camp Assistant a second time and create a Windows partition. 5. The image is similar to the one below. Nov 4, 2007 9:04 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Richard A. Contact Fancy a chat, you can contact me easily.

Insert your Windows XP install disc and start the installation process. 6. I appreciate any help! You haven't "condemned" your computer, just confused it. Follow these steps to resolve the issue.

The message on apple.com makes it clear that after using Boot Camp and partitioning, the computer restarts on the windows CD and THERE, after it loads you are supposed to format If the co-signer on my car loan dies, can the family take the car from me like they're threatening to? Use the Boot Camp Utility to delete the Windows partition, run Disk Utility to make sure nothing got messed up, (probably reboot just to be sure), and try again. I would think if you did it this way, it would then ask you which format you want the partition to be created.

As soon as I hit enter on the screen where it asks which volume I want to install on, it goes straight into the install!Any ideas? have a peek at these guys Now get back into the driver properties and go back to Settings. Find More Posts by carterx dtfreak05 Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Dec 2007 Status: Offline Dec 23, 2007, 03:48 PM I don't have any option to FORMAT to NTFS, only convert... Is there a way to tell if it's good?

Contact Fancy a chat, you can contact me easily. No, it's a Legal copy of Windows XP Professional 2002 with Service Pack 2. This has been a nightmare. check over here If it boots on someone else's PC, it's probably ok.

We all have MSDN subscriptions and get a ton of CDs containing various versions of XP and other Microsoft software. Conversation powered by Livefyre Up Next: President Obama slams fake news for eroding democracy Wait, how fast can Qualcomm charge a phone? Find More Posts by turtle777 joeyaudio Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Mar 2008 Status: Offline Apr 16, 2008, 12:06 AM I bit the bullet and had a Apple computer tech install

I'm running into the same issue.

There is an option in the installer to format to NTFS or FAT32. You can at this point either use the Quick format or the normal format to make sure it will load. This isn't cheap stuff we're dealing with. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center CNET Reviews CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home

So I press a key and the previous operation repaired, i.e. You're nowhere near alone in this. View Public Profile Find More Posts by joeyaudio ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Apr 16, 2008, 09:04 AM I don't see these hassles this content View Public Profile Find More Posts by dysturb.net joeyaudio Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Mar 2008 Status: Offline Mar 10, 2008, 11:02 PM So if I select 31gb, I can get

Start up the computer with the Windows XP disc inserted then press and hold the OPTION/ALT key until you get to the boot menu. Getting error code(1) in installing MSSQL server in ubuntu 16.04 Noisy depth of field Differences between Interrupts and sampling for hardware button? If it did I'd choose NTFS. You can not post a blank message.

I'm hoping that the rest of your system is still good. Voch ( Last edited by Voch; Nov 4, 2007 at 12:52 AM. ) View Public Profile Find More Posts by Voch ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Check the EULA.txt file. Or is it inevitable once a certain point in development is reached?

The fix for this is (amazingly enough) burning a copy of the original disc. Everything will be fine from here Cheers. So, guys, this is the source of it I would say. You can read the entire Apple KB Article here.

I didn't have the Mac OSX disk with me to finish, so he said i could just wait, do all the install stuff at home based off the instructions online. View Public Profile Find More Posts by sek929 burky79 Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Aug 2008 Status: Offline Aug 4, 2008, 09:58 AM Hello MacNN Forums! I like a Windows installation because I can play all of the latest games. This discussion is locked            [email protected] Level 1 (0 points) Q: Boot Camp: Windows Install disk error message "Press any key to restart" After I installed Windows before the set

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply DanielDMB, Jul 25, 2010 DanielDMB thread starter macrumors member Joined: Jul 25, 2010 #15 Okay, so I went You just press ENTER on the windows partition of 32 GB 8 - From there you should be: more message "Err." Disk "press any key ..." nor message "hal.dll" ... 9 Back in a few. Go into the OSX and "System Preferences" Click on Startup Disk and select Macintosh HD.

Select a Mac OS X volume once the Startup Manager appears. 3. What you need to do is turn on your computer then press and hold the Option key down to boot back into the Windows installer (this will allow you to surely After reading the Boot Camp Installation & Setup Guide (you can print this when you first start Boot Camp Assistant in OS X) I discovered that I made a big boo-boo.When