BIOS too old

James Hogarth james.hogarth at
Thu Aug 19 06:05:18 UTC 2010

1) windows XP is an operating system not a BIOS
2) If you cannot boot from USB then burn a CD and use that


On 19 Aug 2010 06:50, "Johnny Lee" <usr2010 at> wrote:
> Hello,
> I think this issue probably had been brought up before. But I can't find a

> satisfactory answer in the Ubuntu support database yet.
> I think my BIOS (Windows XP) is too old. It can only boot from floppy
drive, dvd
> drive, network, and hard drive (in that order). I got to the step of
> Ubuntu 10.04 on a USB stick but I can't boot from it. What can I do?
> Thanks,
> Johnny
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