Boot failed

Ok experts,

Never had this before,

Using windows xp, and on booting i get boot drive error

I have put the boot cd in, which requires me to press the relevant key to restore etc, however it doesnt pick these keyboard inputs up

Any advice
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More info, motherboard or brand name and model of computer.
if it is a usb keyboard, try a ps 2 one
u've specified ur keyboard is PS2 or USB
if PS2 chk with another one...if problem persists.....thn the port may be faulty...tht means u've to repair ur motherboard
if USB try another port


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