so I reinstalled vista.. I ran the System Repair and found no problems. THANK YOU. I really hope that you can help and thanks in advance. Source
all i can say is i owe you a fine dinner. Both fixboot and fix mbr do not correct my problem. Then I stretched the XP partition back to the whole drive. I have a 500 GB hard disk which contains 5 volumes, and now I'm able to view only 3 volumes in any of the operating systems (i.e., Win XP, Win 7).
Both Fixboot and Fix mbr run fine and after they complete I exit and reboot my system but I keep getting a blue screen and even if I start in safe Now, the Windows XP recovery console doesn't even recognize the drive. Its a 6 month old DELL, DELL says they wont fix it because its software not hardware.
HELP! fake damienfahey says: 6 years ago thank you :) i just did what it says here. You have to start up Vista in the Recovery Environment and then run the bootrec command. grub rescue> Please help me.
Please make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and the the volume is not corrupted." What should I do next? Thanks for your help. I've tried loading the Vista installation disc with some success; when I get to the System Recovery options menu my OS isn't displayed. I have disabled the new hard drive and even disconnected it to see if the main one would boot to windows but sadly, no.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? this contact form Any ‘rebuild’ or ’search’ options list 0 instances of windows installed. Please advise, thanks. Click here to join today!
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dj says: 6 years ago When I turn off or shut down my laptop, it's so slow, it took 5 to 10 minutes. If you have more than one operating system installed, fixmbr and fix boot could mess up everything.” I disagree. Can I use Windows XP Upgrade CD to restore Vista?
akimbobo says: 6 years ago Thanks so much. They had no clue. I don't know what else to try, any suggestions?? when reloading a ubuntu bootable disk it displays "A disk error occurred" Anthony says: 5 years ago Hi, I got a Dual Boot with WIN 7 & Ubuntu 10.04.I reinstalled my
Fix MBR in Vista In Vista, the procedure to fix the master boot record is a bit different. Have you fixed yours yet? The MBR has to know to look past that partition to the system one. http://upxpress.net/windows-vista/windows-vista-new-and-windows-vista-old-what-a-mess.php I messed up with MBR using the command bootrec.
excellent/. They, as I said, both show up in Bios and are in the correct booting order. While doing so, I created a new partition table, by mistake. It is purely for gaming and nothing else.
What am I looking for to repair this problem? When done I rebooted, and there was GRUB's menu, ugly black and white, but it booted into Xubuntu fine. michael says: 6 years ago I have done this many times in the past. Press control, Alt and delete to restart." I do this and after a while it comes back to the same message.
When I run the diagnostics, there are no errors. He has written on a wide range of computer-related topics for such magazines as PC Week, PC World, PC Magazine, PC Tech Journal, Mac World, and Microsoft Systems Journal. I tried to mount the drive through disk management and failed. Total identified windows installation: 0 the operation completed successfully.
PS. OZRAN411 says: 7 years ago after running this repair, i’m encountering : when I boot from the CD and follow all of those instructions, it tells me there are no installations