On Mar 24, 2011 5:26 PM, "Mark" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 24, 2011 at 2:22 PM, shawn wilson <email@example.com> wrote:
>> now, that's pretty cool. bad part is now i have to go to the store and
>> get more cds (or probably better, a thumb drive). however, at least i
>> have an easy way to get this system up and probably use one of the
>> boot loaders Bob's suggested or figure out if windows can revive its
>> own mbr (probably not).
> for windows, booting into rescue mode (pending you get your hands on a CD), it's just 2 commands:
> fixboot c:
> and you will be booting windows again.
Yeah, hence why I said I didn't have a windows xp cd (have win7 but I didn't want to chance messing this up). See, dude has a 250G disk and I don't have that space to spare for him, so no going back :)