01-25-2013 05:05 AM
Did you go into the BIOS and set the DVD drive as the first boot item?
Have you tested that issue with a live distribution of Ubuntu on CD?
****If you found that my suggestion was helpful, you can say thanks by clicking on the purple thumbs up icon in the lower left corner of a post ***
****Please click on the Accept As Solution button if my suggestion resolves the issue you were having****
****I am a volunteer, I don't work for HP****
Microsoft MVP - Microsoft Windows Expert - Consumer