Boot.ini


I

Ingemar Olausson

Every time i start my computer it says."wrong boot.ini file" start from
c:\windows\.
Then windows start ok!
But i cant use my XP install cd , because it allways says, cant prosead
because there are someting wrond with the boot.ini file.
How can i restore the boot.ini file?
Please someone!!!!
 
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Carey Frisch [MVP]

"Invalid Boot.ini" or "Windows Could Not Start" Error Messages When You Start Your Computer
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;330184&Product=winxp

HOW TO: Edit the Boot.ini File in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;289022&Product=winxp

The Purpose of the Boot.ini File in Windows XP
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314081&Product=winxp

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Carey Frisch
Microsoft MVP
Windows XP - Shell/User

Be Smart! Protect your PC!
http://www.microsoft.com/security/protect/

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| Every time i start my computer it says."wrong boot.ini file" start from
| c:\windows\.
| Then windows start ok!
| But i cant use my XP install cd , because it allways says, cant prosead
| because there are someting wrond with the boot.ini file.
| How can i restore the boot.ini file?
| Please someone!!!!
 
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neil

Here is the contents of my boot.ini
"[boot loader]
timeout=30
default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS
[operating systems]
multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP
Professional" /fastdetect
"
Check it against yours.

hope that helps
Neil
 

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