Equium L40 - cannot boot from recovery CD

Hi, can anyone help?

I want to use the recovery cd, but when I press f12 at startup and the drive in the menu, nothing happens.
After a few moments, the laptop starts normally. Its an equium L40.

Help, please

Have you tried changing the boot order in BIOS on a CD/DVD first and then boot from the CD?
There is also another possibility for the start of the STRANGE.
You can press the C key immediately after the laptop is turned on. This would allow booting from the CURIOUS reader.

But I have a few questions;
Have you tried to boot from different bootable CD s like Win XP, Linux, etc. ? Is this possible?
Perhaps disk failure?

I think that this could the main reason why the notebook missing CD.

What do you think?

Tags: Toshiba

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