Restart your Mac holding the Option key. Update Here's the error that I get when I format the drive as NTFS, instead of the 'Disk error': Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Follow the instructions until it asks you to insert an authentic Windows XP installer (Vista? I'm not using an external display or USB keyboard (I use the built-in ones). have a peek here
I know, my bad. And after like the 10th restart, the problem got to macOS X ... View Public Profile Find More Posts by scaught ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Oct 29, 2007, 11:33 AM That would be the next What did work was starting back in Tiger, installing windows with bootcamp beta 1.4 (mirrors are available online hint: google), and then moving to Leopard.
https://t.co/WZa7DmITdM https://t.co/fPLrARTH1e- Thursday Jan 28 - 8:09pm follow me on Twitter About I'm James, and I have been a Mac user for years. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 View Public Profile Find More Posts by scaught ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Oct 28, 2007, 06:10 PM Windows has a huge problem fresh install of 10.5. 2.16CD2 imac. 2GBs RAM.
Interested in an advertising partnership, have a cool product you want to promote, then please leave a message. Start up the computer with the Windows XP disc inserted then press and hold the OPTION/ALT key until you get to the boot menu. What's the fastest way to generate a 1 GB file containing only random numbers? Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter joeyaudio Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Mar 2008 Status: Offline Mar 11, 2008, 10:50 PM
Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter macnewb101 Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Aug 2008 Status: Offline Aug 15, 2008, 05:00 PM This USB thing is another "gotcha" from the Windows installer. Pressing keys on my MacBook results in nothing. Same system, same error message, same "any key" to press, same unresponsive windows.
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 After that I had no problems.I don't know if you made the same mistake I made, but since I received the same error message I figured this might help.Good luck! Note: Before attempting to install Windows XP on your machine, be sure to have a stable backup of all your important data. I really don't see the issue here, unless you don't follow the instructions.
However, after i got the disk error I tried rebooting and now i don't have any video or anything. navigate here 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 #5 I think it I'm so glad I orderd my iMac with Windows on Bootcamp partition preinstalled. Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter leonardojavaman Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Jul 2008 Status: Offline Jul 31, 2008, 11:58 AM
The optical drives in newer Macs tend to be more sensitive to cruddy CDs, and they don't manage error correction (if that's possible) the way the installer really needs. Is the Joker Based on anything? the Windows installation files with the choice of the partition, install and reboot with the same message (Hold on ...) and so on. Check This Out it only asks for formating when I ask him to partition again in the setup menu.
What you need to do is turn on your computer then press and hold the Option key down to boot back into the Windows installer (this will allow you to surely Needless to say, I can't do this long distance. Have feedback?
Click Restore. 4. Oswald Nov 4, 2007 5:45 PM in response to [email protected] Level 1 (10 points) Nov 4, 2007 5:45 PM in response to [email protected] I got this error too after finishing the And they wrote Boot Camp to PLAY with Windows right? Hmmm.
It did not recognize the Wireless KB I was using, so I restarted with a USB KB in... I didn't have the CDs when I was with him, so I went home and followed the manual for installing using Boot Camp. What does that mean ? http://alltechgossip.com/boot-camp/boot-camp-disk-read-error-occurred.html Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
Formerly called "BOOTCAMP" and after our manipulation surely "WINDOWS".