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    hi i have linux 10.1 going to install it on my comp. i have windows xp pro and when i burned the image to the disk and placed it in the dvd rom it came up with the options to install or install via floopy etc. when i click install ( just to test if it is working) nothing comes up. but the others work. do i have to boot up into the cd?

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer
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    Boot with the CD in the cdrom
    make sure you have enabled the option to boot from cd in BIOS
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    so i have to boot into the cd in order to install linux and not in windows?

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    The option on the BIOS is called "boot sequence". Set the cd rom to be your first device.

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