Recovery console


C

Countrygal

Went to do a recovery for the first time, it brings up 1: F\Windows
Why does it do this when the CD is in my E drive - how do get it say what it
should-
I am running Windows XP Home Edition -
 
C

Countrygal

Forgot to mention - my hardive is C: and I do have an OEM Version, F- is
just my plain CD Rom- E: is where my CD burner is
how can I get it say C:\Windows which is what it should say
 
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Michael Kimmer

Countrygal said:
Went to do a recovery for the first time, it brings up 1: F\Windows
Why does it do this when the CD is in my E drive - how do get it say
what it should-
I am running Windows XP Home Edition -
This happens when XP is installed on an either logical or different primary
partition other than the first primary partition on your first HDD. In this
scenarion the 3 boot files (NTDetect.com, NTLDR and BOOT.INI are located on
the first primary partition (AKA as C:))...

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Michael Kimmer

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