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Boot into the CD by pressing any key when the "Press any key to boot from CD" message appears on your computer. Quit the Setup and then start the computer in MS DOS mode by using the startup disk that is created by the earlier version of Microsoft Windows. 2. Posted: 07-15-2004, 11:56 PM I hear your pain. You can attempt to repair this file by starting Windows Setup using the original Setup CD-ROM. this contact form

It is easy to create a custom boot menu for yourself, and it is so worth it.Jump ahead: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Contents [hide] 8-17-09 Update Submit New Articles If it works, Don't fix it! You may need to upgrade your computer or run a configuration program provided by the manufacturer. I think that those files are on there.

Excellent reply and I will follow your advice. Follow 3 Simple Steps to Repair PC Instantly! BOOTCFG addsw Adds operating system load options for a specified operating system entry. Then Run the Setup again from the Windows XP installation CD-ROM.

Adds a /redirect switch to the specified OSEntryLineNum and a redirect=comX setting to the [boot loader] section. Your computer restarts, and the updated boot list appears when you receive the "Please select the operating system to start" message. If I do nothing after about 20 seconds I get the message about the missing or corrupt file and that's as far as I get. Could not access disk partition tables The 'osloadpartition' parameter setting is invalid.

once you are up and running, you will have to check to see that the boot.ini file on your computer is reading the same for whatever version of XP is installed. If you have XP Home then you will need access to a computer with XP Home etc. To Exit this menu and restart your computer, press F3. Simply remove [any text] to gain access to this installation. [boot loader] timeout=30 default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)NT351SVR [operating systems] multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)NT351SVR="NT Server 3.51" multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)NT351SVR="NT Server 3.51 [VGA mode]" /basevideo /sos [any text] multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)WINNT35="NT Wks 3.51"

When the Windows installation is located, the following instructions are displayed: Add installation to boot list? (Yes/No/All) [Type Y in response to this message.] Enter Load Identifier: [This is the name There is a fairly 'simple' way around this NTLDR problem. I have Thread Tools Search this Thread 05-25-2007, 10:57 PM #1 Kelsey Registered Member Join Date: May 2007 Posts: 5 OS: xp pro Hello, I'm running windows XP Thanks, Eden Eden Daryl Boman Guest Posts: n/a Re: HELP!!!

  1. Remove the floppy, close all open windows, back to the Desktop; then, reboot the computer.
  2. Memory Map: %lx - %lx NTLDR is corrupt.
  3. You can download Easy Recovery Essentials from here.
  4. This can happen with software such as DoubleSpace, DriveSpace, or 3rd party file compression software that enables NTFS file compression on all files on the system partition.
  5. Can you tell me what to do from here?
  6. The most common way of verifying this is the case is by checking the number in the "NTLDR: fatal error reading boot.ini" text.

Aged home-built computer is now... load system hardware configuration file. If Windows crashes, the switch converts the port to a debug port. (This action turns on remote debugging.) /debug This switch turns on the kernel debugger when you start Windows. Insert your Windows XP CD and restart your computer.

NTLDR: Fatal Error 32768 reading BOOT.INI > > Hope this helps us both out in finding the cause or solution to our > problem! > > Thanks, > Eden Daryl Boman weblink Could not read from the selected boot disk. Started by Keithm86, September 26, 2012 7 posts in this topic Keithm86 10 New Geek Registered 10 9 posts Posted September 26, 2012 · Report post Hello all, A friend load needed DLLs for kernel.

To do this makes use of Add and Remove Programs utility in the Control Panel. 5. It is VERY frustrating to have to rebuild the hard drive every other day! Syntax BOOTCFG /query [/s Computer [/u DomainUser /p Password]] NOTE: The following is a sample of BOOTCFG /query output: Boot Loader Settings -------------------- timeout: 30 default: multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)WINDOWS Boot Entries ------------ Boot navigate here Syntax BOOTCFG /default [/s Computer [/u DomainUser /p Password]] [/id OSEntryLineNum] Examples BOOTCFG /default /id 2 BOOTCFG /default /s srvmain /u maindomhiropln /p [email protected] /id 2 BOOTCFG delete Deletes an operating

EasyRE is currently available for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 and can be downloaded and created on any PC. Configure Automatic Administrator Logon for Recovery Console Complete the following steps while logged on with administrative credentials: Go to Start->Run-> Type %SystemRoot%system32secpol.msc /s Click Local Policies, and then click Security Options. Examples BOOTCFG /Copy /?

From now on when you start Recovery Console, you are not prompted for a password!

Especially if Microsoft made it! 05-26-2007, 10:17 PM #7 Kelsey Registered Member Join Date: May 2007 Posts: 5 OS: xp pro Thanks Dave, unfortunately it never gets to For example, the 3 bottom entries below will not be displayed or accessible the next time the system is restarted. All software and documentation produced by The ASF is licensed. "Apache" is a trademark of The ASF. Cause 3: Fragmented BOOT.INI file An obscure cause of "NTLDR: Fatal error reading boot.ini" on Windows XP is excessive disk fragmentation.

Fix Fatal error reading boot.ini in Windows Fix #1: Rebuild BOOT.ini with Easy Recovery Essentials In cases where BOOT.INI is compressed, fragmented, or corrupted, EasyRE can re-create a valid and correct Responses to "HELP!!!" mamulloy Eden Guest Posts: n/a Re: HELP!!! We did a manual restart of the Mac. > When I restarted it and tried to get back into VPC, I go the same > message... his comment is here Computer Q&A Board › Your Input › Questions › Error on my Toshiba Pages: 1 Author Error on my Toshiba charise07 Posted: August 13th, 2009, 3:06am Guest User Whenever

Then copy the three files from the floppy to the 'crook' computer. Value Description ON Enables remote debugging support by adding the /dbg1394 switch to the specified OSEntryLineNum. Ports may be separated with commas to turn off more than one port. Examples BOOTCFG /dbg1394 /id 2 BOOTCFG /dbg1394 on /ch 1 /id 3 BOOTCFG /dbg1394 edit /ch 8 /id 2 BOOTCFG /s srvmain /u maindomhiropln /p [email protected] /dbg1394 off /id 2 BOOTCFG

Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password? Check boot path and disk hardware. Type bootcfg /rebuild, and then press ENTER. 5. Once you have done the task of 'moving your data, post back and we will give you instructions on how to wipe the 'Crook' Drive and set it up for a

Especially if Microsoft made it! 05-26-2007, 04:17 PM #5 Kelsey Registered Member Join Date: May 2007 Posts: 5 OS: xp pro Thanks Dave. NOTE: The /sos,/bootlog, and/noguiboot switches are not required with any one of these settings, but the switches can help with troubleshooting. When I start up the computer the screen shows Award Plug & Play BIOS extention. Follow these instructions on how to burn the bootable ISO image very carefully, as making a bootable CD can be tricky!

When finished editing, close notepad and return to the command shell. You may need to upgrade your computer or run a configuration program provided by the manufacturer. I have installed VPC 6.1.1 with Windows XP. Logged Offline Reply: 1 - 4 charise07 Posted: August 14th, 2009, 5:39am Guest User Thank you for your response.

Create Custom Boot Menu First we allow access to the file that controls the boot menu using attrib, then we create a backup of the original boot.ini, next we edit the Some configurations of Microsoft Exchange Server 2000 and Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server may require this switch. /safeboot: This switch causes Windows to start in Safe Mode. Symptom 1: Fatal error while reading boot.ini If you are attempting to boot up your Windows PC this fatal error may be exhibited by NTLDR, which restricts the computer from successfully NTLDR is corrupt.