[ubuntu-uk] would you believe it
rob at esdelle.co.uk
Thu Nov 29 17:55:13 GMT 2007
> < snip >
>> This may help:
>> Just in case anyone else has this problem and doesn't want to spend an hour
>> figuring it out...
> Thank you very much indeed that is very comprehensive but what if I have
> no floppy disc dive? Many machines these days do not have floppy drives.
> Also, where do the files you mentioned as being in the root directory
> come from?
When you say it won't restart, are you getting any error messages? Does
the Windows XP logo come up at all?
Do you get a blue screen with something like "INACCESSABLE_BOOT_DEVICE"
written on it.
You might also want to try pressing the F8 key at boot up (or keep
pressing it) and if a boot menu appears, look for an option to start in
What make is the PC? (or is it one you've put together yourself?)
More information about the ubuntu-uk