You had XP on the computer originally, before updating to Vista.
You should have made Recovery disks from the XP version, or have been given
an XP disk when purchasing your original computer
Contact the computer manufacturer, and ask them if they would send you an
OEM copy of XP, (for a small charge) which you bought off them pre-installed
on your computer.
> Ive just had a strange one where my pc wouldn't boot up, it stayed flashing
> stating "boot from cd". I managed to sort it out but its worrying me incase
> it happens again as i don't have a windows disc (it wasn't supplied with pc
> when originally purchased) I upgraded my pc to vista with disc but i dont'
> have a boot disc, i know you can create them yourself but i haven't a clue
> how to do it. Any ideas would be much appreciated.
> Thanks in advance.....