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Old 04-19-2003, 09:52 PM   #1
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Question Removing Linux bootloader from XP.


I had to remove the partition that Mandrake 9.1 was on, but now I still have the bootloader coming up. I'm running Windows XP now which doesn't seem to have fdisk on it, so I have no idea how to get rid of this bootloader. Is there a way to be rid of this thing using XP? I also have Partition Magic if that helps?

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Old 04-19-2003, 10:45 PM   #2
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Put in the windows xp cd then go to the recovery console. Type fixmbr and it should detect a so called "error". This will remove the bootloader.
 
Old 04-19-2003, 10:52 PM   #3
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Talking Many thanks.

Thank you oh-so-very much! That bootloader was starting to get quite grating.
 
  


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