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Installing OS while pc is connected to tv

Feb 2, 2019 5:15AM PST

I have a burned windows 10 on a cd, I'm willing to install it on my new pc while its connected to a tv with hdmi cable, is that possible? If so how can i acsses a boot menu?

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Install
Feb 2, 2019 5:53AM PST

Does this tv display a bios splash screen?
If so there should be some F key to allow entry to the bios.

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No signal
Feb 2, 2019 6:17AM PST

Nope, it just says no signal, i tried pressing f2+delete but nothing happened...

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You must get a signal to some monitor
Feb 2, 2019 8:06AM PST

Otherwise you can't do a thing.
You try a different cable and monitor.
At this point you don't know if the pc even functions.

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Re: installing
Feb 2, 2019 6:44AM PST

Should work, but to be sure try a normal monitor also.

By the way, Windows 10 doesn't fit on a cd. It needs a dvd. And are you sure it's a bootable disc (try on another PC)?

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No os
Feb 2, 2019 7:10AM PST

It is on a dvd, my bad, currently i can only use tv and that pc, and it doesent have a os. I just dont know how could i open boot menu since its saying it has no signal.

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I worry here about "Is this a good PC?"
Feb 2, 2019 11:12AM PST

Since it doesn't show on the TV I worry that there is something broken about the setup.

I see most have shared about this but if it doesn't show on a TV or monitor the PC needs repair.

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