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Old 08-19-2001, 12:03 AM   #1
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install nt on a machine that had linux

im trying to install nt on a machine that had linux on it, when the install finishes and reboots lilo wants to load and machine freezes.

i thought i formatted the whole drive.

what do i have to do?
Old 08-19-2001, 12:05 AM   #2
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you need to

fdisk /MBR

lilo is on the master boot record, the above command will wipe it out... then reboot, windows will rewrite to the MBR automatically.
Old 08-19-2001, 12:09 AM   #3
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thanks trickykid


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