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View Public Profile Find More Posts by umop3plsdn ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Oct 31, 2007, 10:52 PM Check that disc. Any way, who cares. When I do start to reinstall the OSX disk, I don't see any drives in the destination file to install on. Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. http://winhq.net/disk-error/disk-error-press-any-key-to-restart-win-7.html

Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter scaught Addicted to MacNN Join Date:Jan 2001 Location:detroit,mi,usa Status: Offline Oct 29, 2007, edit: Just tried again with wireless keyboard off and just the USB keyboard plugged in. It should be formatting with NTFS but instead it formats with FAT32 and does NOT give me that option to change the formatting process. Do not select "Leave the current file system intact (no changes)" or "Convert the partition to NTFS" or the installation may fail.Keywords:macintosh x 10.5 boot camp windows xp disk error apple https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3105519?start=0&tstart=0

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Choose your language. MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products. And that this Macbook pro came with leopard already on it. I'm going to try and wait longer, but what happens if nothing shows up?

It sounds like it's been customized, because that's nowhere near normal XP installer behavior. Seriously though. It's part of the INSTALLER to ask you to select a partition and what format you want. https://kb.wisc.edu/helpdesk/page.php?id=6692 If it did I'd choose NTFS.

Everything in that session went perfect... What does that mean ? Close Learn more You're viewing YouTube in English (UK). simple solution: make bootcamp partition slightlz less than 32GB this gives the option to format it in FAT format using the windows installer.

TechPocket 348,698 views 10:11 Install Windows 7 on a Mac Using Boot Camp Assistant (Mac OSX 10.8) - Duration: 20:52. http://forums.macnn.com/104/alternative-operating-systems/352250/boot-camp-disk-error-press-any/ Mac OS Boot Problem - Duration: 2:12. View Public Profile Find More Posts by dtfreak05 ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Dec 23, 2007, 05:56 PM Originally Posted by dtfreak05 I If you got this message before installing XP, and you have a SATA HDD, you need to go into the Bios and change the HDD Mode from AHCI to IDE or

Members have access to different forum appearance options, and many more functions. news Can anyone shed some light on this for me? I'm going to grab a different XP CD from work and see if that makes any difference. This isn't cheap stuff we're dealing with.

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. At least OSX is working, but why is it still having boot problems, and what can I do to fix this? i now have a 100% working boot camp installtion. have a peek at these guys Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Sans Serif Small Sans Serif Medium (Default) Serif Small Serif Medium Go to Page...

It seems the answer to the OP's problem was to change windows. So ya. Please try again later.

Press any key to restart."I partitioned 21 gb to fat32 using the boot camp assistant.

access to movies, music, internet, etc. I then use the Boot Camp Assistant to remove the partition and try again. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply iLog.Genius, Jul 25, 2010 iLog.Genius macrumors 601 Joined: Feb 24, 2009 Location: Toronto, Ontario #11 Do you see any assistance?

Alen Osmancevic 90,484 views 2:38 How to Install windows 7 or 8 on a Mac via bootcamp using a CD or USB - Duration: 8:49. I can't really go out and get another copy of XP, because let's face it. All seems well now. check my blog Back in a few.

View Public Profile Find More Posts by Turias ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline May 18, 2008, 05:26 PM Turias, I'd be interested to Computing Forever 857,830 views 6:48 How to Install Windows 7 on MacBook Pro [the proper way] - Duration: 10:33. Ya' follow? I tried 3 kind of video drivers to fix this to no avail.

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Been there, done that too. This knowledgebase article: Mac OS X 10.5, Boot Camp: Windows XP displays "Disk Error" message during initial setup says that I need to format the windows partition before continuing with the edit : My problem exactly, and the op's problem too i think Mac OS X 10.5, Boot Camp: Windows XP displays "Disk Error" message during initial setup ( Last edited by I appreciate any help!

Haha, I've been confused too Okay, I'm able to get to the windows installer and actually install XP. I got my hands on a slipstreamed version, and right enough it proposed to format the drive I wanted to install windows on. Check the EULA.txt file. I did search the forum and no answers and apple has this page: http://support.apple.com/kb/TS1722 but it doesn't really apply because I never had those options.

Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? UPDATE: I've gotten it to work by having the Windows XP installer format the partition NTFS (*not* convert...actually format it). Have feedback? Loading...

Anyway, I got the same response as the OP : "Press any key to boot from CD. So when it doesn't play....? The check disk utility will try and fix any file errors. __________________ MemTest | IMGBurn | Seatools Drive Fitness | DataLifeguard |SeaFlash Rufus | Virus/Malware Help | PC running slow?