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Newbie's New Build, Today Is D Day


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Posted 07 April 2007 - 05:27 PM

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Plan to complete 1st new build today, can anyone provide instructions as to setting up the bios and loading the O/S? Tips or hints?

Mobo is a Gigabyte GAM59SLI-S5
O/S is Windows XP Pro 32 bit OEM

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Posted 07 April 2007 - 05:36 PM

BIOS should be set to default already and should allow booting from attached devices. Insert your installation CD in the CD/DVD and boot it up. Press the appropriate key to activate the Boot menu, select boot from the CD/DVD and let it rip! Don't forget the SATA drivers if you've got SATA devices.
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