My COMPAQ PRESARIO 1250 LAPTOP SAYS "OPERATING SYSTEM NOT FOUND" AFTER I TURN IT IN.... HERE IS THE STORY
... So i have Win2k on my computer and I want to put xp on it. SO i boot the computer up witht he win2k cd and i go through all that crap till i get to the area where i can delete partition. So i delleted the partition with WIN2K on it and all that is left is "UNFORMATTED PARTITION". So i don't do anythign to it and i shut off the laptop and turn it back on (With the Windows XP CD [That i got off of kazaa] inside)
And it just says Operating System Not Found. Whenever i push a button it just comes up again... "Operating System not found. So i go into bios and say boot from
3) Hard Drive
1) Hard Drive
But everytime i change it, I still get Operating System not found. I read on the internet that it could be my wires got lose on the inside. But i dunno. Could it be that is not booting from anywhere?
Help me Please.
PS: I have tried boot disks: Win 98 Win ME all 4 Win2k and even WinXP
sorry about all the space i used.