View Full Version : Fedor on USB problem

20th May 2008, 07:10 PM
hi, newbie here and sorry in advance for what might be a dumb question. :rolleyes:
I had a problem with my LG laptop running Windows Vista and it's not loading. because i need to backup the HD before format the HD i am trying to load up the computer with Fedora i868 from a USB disc-on-key, each time i try to load fedora asks me for localhost login..
how can i make it stop and just load up fedora so i can back up my HD?!
please help if you can ASAP.... :rolleyes:

20th May 2008, 10:22 PM
can't you just login as user 'fedora' (no password) or 'root' (no password)?

21st May 2008, 08:05 AM
If you have the Windows Vista DVD you should be able to rescue your files using the Recovery Console.
Press F10 when the machine boots - choose Recovery Console from the menu.