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Re: ntldr is missing

Subject: Re: ntldr is missing
From: "s.roman"
Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 09:59:12 -0500
tried booting from a windows 98 se boot floppy, with boot from floppy
in bios, but same problem appears :(


On Sun, 31 Oct 2004 09:37:34 -0500, s.roman <s.roman@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, 31 Oct 2004 10:38:54 +0200, Marius Bock <marius@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> 
> > NTLDR is a Windows file --- it is used during the Windows bootup process -- 
> > sits
> > in the root of your Windows drive.
> >
> > Make sure your machine is setup to be able to boot from your CD-ROM and/or
> > floppy --- this is changed in the BIOS.
> >
> > Marius Bock -- marius@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Cell:   083 412 3358
> > Tel:    (021) 913-0141
> > Fax:    (021) 913-0678
> > Web:    http://www.henriska.co.za/
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > s.roman wrote:
> > > whenever I try to boot my computer from the ubuntu cd, or
> > > smartbootmanager floppy I recieve the message "NTLDR is missing. press
> > > ctrl-alt-del to restart". Does anyone know what I'd have to do to fix
> > > this? I checked around the computer and I'm fairly positive it doesn't
> > > have anything to do with the hardware. My specs are 2 PATA 20gb hard
> > > drives, pentium 3 1ghz, 512mb ram, Geforce 2 GTS. It's a HP Vectra
> > > VL400 MT according to the label. I'm not sure what motherboard model
> > > it has, but it is an intel 815 chipset. Any help would be appreciated.
> > >
> > > Roman
> > >
> >
>

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