Tell me what it is wrong

Question

I am rebuldding a pc

I am getting 'invalid system disk replace disk and press any key'

It not the floppy disk drive because it works

the error happens with or without a boot disk. When startup it check A: drive then the message apears

when the boot disk is used the message appears after the use or disk and it ment to restart the pc

I think it not readding the hard disk. you place tell me what it is wrong

thank you

Answer

This question was answered on February 18, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Your assumption is absolutely correct When people build pc's they somtimes incorrectly plug in the hard drive to the motherboard or simply forget to set the hard drives jumper to master

Try to troubleshoot these common problems and your computer should boot up normally

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Posted by Felix of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on February 18, 2003