28235Re: inspiron b120 wont boot live cd ?
- May 2, 2006--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "John DeCarlo"
> On 5/1/06, capetown60 <capetown60@...> wrote:
> > Hi name here is gary and just got this laptop and cant get any
> > linux cds to work. boot sequence is 4 for cd drive but stilldoesnt
> > work. Once system is turned on what should i do then. I have hadthese
> > cd working on a emachine desktop i had and no problems at all,please
> As was already mentioned, pressing F12 at boot time allows you to
> the BIOS settings.most
> I forget the numbering scheme, so I will state the obvious: The top
> entry is tried first. So make sure the CD drive is above the harddrive.
> Finally, my D800 BIOS gets reset automatically somehow. I make the
> first item, the CD boots, and the next boot has the CD below thehard drive.
> So, I come back to the beginning - it is most reliable to hit F12
> the CD to the top every time.yes thanks got it working somehow was using f2. thanks for info
> John DeCarlo, My Views Are My Own
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