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Why won't my Windows 7 DVD Boot?

Posted on 2009-07-03
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I'm not sure why the CD won't boot. This happened before I though maybe I'd just copied the *.iso file, but now I'm pretty sure windows 7 burned the image onto my DVD. My Bios is set to boot from CD first. The DVD looks good. There is a boot directory. Is there something I'm missing. When I did this with my laptop and a 64 bit win7.iso, I had no problems. I think I burned the image with, well maybe Nero....
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Can you read the CD on another pc??? what files and folder has the DVD on??

If you see the *.iso file on the DVD you did not burn it right and that's why you can boot from the DVD.

If you have Nero you will choose the option burn from image and then choose the iso file when it ask you where the image is located
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Hi jdcomp,
thanks for the reply, I don't know why but after many attempts it finally ask me on reboot if I wanted to boot from Cd, etc !?
So I guess I'm rocking.
thank you,
I'll throw you some releatively easy points. haha
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