ok i put the format disc in , and boot up , then i press any key to boot up from disc , then i get this message :
Windows XP Professional Setup
Setup did not find any hard disk drives instakked in your computer.
Make sure any hard disk drives are powered on and properly connected to your computer, and that any disk-related hardware configuration is correct. This may involve running a manufacturer-supplied disgnostic or setup program.
Setup cannot continue. To quit Setup, press F3.
It's Windows XP just to let you know.
So what do you think the problem is ?