04-26-2010, 12:05 AM #1
newbie needs help with VM Fusion and XP
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- Apr 25, 2010
I just bought and downloaded, the newest version of VM Fusion for my Intel based Mac Book Pro (3 years old) that is running Leopard.
I installed it, and am now trying to install Microsoft XP Professional.
Upon doing so it reads on a black screen:
CDBOOT: Couldn't find NTLDR
So what now? And if you try to make a new virtual machine, does it automatically try to grab another 40 FB? Could the error message be based on the disc I used, if it is meant for distribution with a new PC?
Any help is greatly appreciated!
04-26-2010, 03:29 AM #2
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- 27" iMac i7 (2011) 10.11, Mac Mini i5 (2014), iPhone6s, Apple Watch, iPad Air 2, New AppleTV (4?)
It sounds to me like the disc you have isn't bootable or it's a recovery disc. You'll need a fully bootable windows disc for it to work correctly
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