Or just set the BIOS to boot from the floppy _after_ the cdrom and hard drive. Floppy boot is of limited use in WinNT anyway, and it can be a constant source of annoyance when you leave disks in. >Take the disk out of the floppy drive. > > My son has a HP Pavilion XE 744 with the operating system of Windows 2000. > > The problem is the only thing that will come up on the screen when you >turn the computer on is the blank screen with the "Invalid System Disk" >error message. > > Please can someone tell me how to correct this or how to get into the >system to correct it or even if it can be corrected. I am not even sure >what it means. The computer will not let you do anything with it at all >other than that screen. > > Any help would be appreciated. - Users can unsubscribe from this list by sending email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface at http://web.tampabay.rr.com/spider1/24hrsupport.htm.