It might be possible that your download of Mandrake Move is currupt and so will not start properly.
Did you verify the MD5 checksum before burning the ISO to disc?
You can find a short HowTo and a MD5 checksum tester here:
The MD5 checksum for Mandrake Move 10 is:
I assume you downloaded the Mandrake Live distro to a Micro$oft machine. In which case, make sure you use a browser other than IE as IE is well known for corrupting downloads. Use either an Opera, Mozilla or Firefox browser for downloads. If I download from a Windows machine, I normally use Firefox and have not ever experienced file corruption.
The Firefox browser can be downloaded for free at
Hope this helps.