If you're in WIn7 now, type Snipping Tool in Start search box to take a rectangular snip of your maximized Disk Mgmt drive map and listings. My System Specs OS ME/XP/Vista/Win7 theog View Public Profile Find More Posts by theog 15 Dec 2012 #8 Sillybear Windows 7 pro 64 bit 4 posts Quote: Win XP and Win 7. Ok so I'm starting from a freshly formatted drive that has a system reserved partition for Acer recovery. this content
Restore Windows 7 to partition 1 via Acronis boot disk 2. Some drive manufacturers have utilities (like Seagate/Maxtor SeaTools and Western Digital DataLifeguard) to more thoroughly test a drive. Any help? nothing. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/37710-63-ntldr-missing-dual-boot
solved fix ntldr is missing on windows xp home edition solved ntldr IS MISSING PRESS CTRL ALT DELETE ERROR WIN XP PRO solved Windows 7 "Ntldr is missing". Great. I had first installed Win xp on 1st Partition of Disk1 & checked the system is running perfectly. When choosing the last one, I see that \NST\NTLDR is missing or corrupted.
DistroUbuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Re: dual boot with xp prob: ntldr is missing As it says run chkdsk on sda1. When I load up XP to install it hangs on the ntldr is missing error during the first installation reboot. I can't figure out how to get passed the ntldr is missing error during the XP installation. IS THERE A REPAIR FOR WINDOWS 7 with the same problem??
Operating System: Boot files/dirs: =========================== Drive/Partition Info: ============================= Drive: sda ___________________ _____________________________________________________ Disk /dev/sda: 37.0 GB, 37019566080 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 4500 cylinders, total 72303840 sectors Units = sectors of Ntldr Is Missing Windows Xp I get nothing. That gives me a new startup screen, showing two options for Windows 7. If you're in WIn7 now, type Snipping Tool in Start search box to take a rectangular snip of your maximized Disk Mgmt drive map and listings.
All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. Please login or register. This makes it easier for others searching the forum to find solutions to similar problems. 7 Reply by 211 2009-11-14 01:07:21 211 New member Offline Registered: 2009-11-12 Posts: 4 Re: [SOLVED] Does it work or not ?Just try to connect the HDD as a secondary to another system & try to copy the file on root drive of windows.
My System Specs OS Windows 7 pro 64 bit Sillybear View Public Profile Find More Posts by Sillybear 15 Dec 2012 #9 gregrocker 50,854 posts Study these steps news Report • #9 jesseyoung December 1, 2010 at 17:50:32 Yes, I have tried a partition tool to repair. Booted the XP install and so far so good. Don't know if that matters or not...Is this what I think it is?
Please see the 'dmraid' documentation for more details. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Actually I just ran it again and it's not looking for ntoskrnl.exe "Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt:
My System Specs gregrocker View Public Profile Find More Posts by gregrocker 14 Dec 2012 #3 Sillybear Windows 7 pro 64 bit 4 posts Hi and thanks for Can I then put my old Disk 0 in the other bay and have it become Drive 1? Once this happens I can't get back into Windows 7.
Removed XP from dual-boot, NTLDR is missing solved when trying to install windows xp service pack 2 to a new hard drive It reads press any key to boot cd ntldr We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Download and install the free version of EasyBCD (at the bottom of the page); that will allow you to see the boot disks and fix the XP bootloader. You may be running up against conflicting boot code that requires actually wiping the HD first of boot code using Diskpart Clean Command .
This drive has nothing important on it anyway. I'm worried about my Acronis backups now, though, since I had this problem. FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. check my blog Yes, my post #3 does outline what I tried to begin with, which started my problems. 3.
A solution in the forum could also be useful to other future visitors, so PLEASE, no private requests. (they won't be answered !) Terry60, Jan 8, 2015 #5 (You must log I can see the drive as one partition now and all the space seems to be allocated. The problem likely stems from your above observation.With Windows XP, there is a boot.ini file that contains a reference as to which drive to boot. But if you have Win7 installed now, don't bother doing it over as we can help you start it at any time, then manually add XP to a Dual Boot menu
When you specify the chkdsk command without arguments, the command checks the current drive with no options in effect. +1 This is actually the best start before anything else, I forgot Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd. Failed to mount '/dev/sda1': Input/output error NTFS is either inconsistent, or there is a hardware fault, or it's a SoftRAID/FakeRAID hardware. Currently installed 2 official extensions.
Some files and Folders are missing in Win 7. I'll report back if something goes wrong. The usage of the /f parameter is very important! Is is this boot.ini which contains the information about where the XP system is located, not the BCD.
Installation & Setup Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums When you specify the chkdsk command without arguments, the command checks the current drive with no options in effect. Tab gives me some boot gibberish but there is no help: i have no idea what i'd type. Are you full formatting the target XP partition first?
is there a way run chkdsk without the recovery cd? I should also mention that it... Last edited: Apr 1, 2012 washington04, Apr 1, 2012 #1 mqudsi Mostly Harmless Staff Member Joined: Apr 5, 2006 Messages: 14,281 Likes Received: 27 Trophy Points: 48 Location: Chicago Glad you