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Just wanted to share just in case anybody> else had this problem.>> Kevin Can't find your answer ? Any programs installed on the old directory will have to be reinstalled to the new one. Then delete all the partitions and use XP bootable CD to install operating system. After running fixmbr on the XP partition I cannot see it in the recovery console (as I mentioned earlier) and from XP installation program I can see: C: Partition1 [Unknown] 18999 weblink

Register now Not a member yet? The only commands I ran is fixmbr (did nothing), fixboot and "fixmbr \Device\Harddisl0\Partition1" (one of the last two cause my files to disappear). Then reconnect your second drive. Computer Help Jun 7, 2016 Unknown Windows 7 media/aero issue Computer Help Mar 3, 2015 Unknown USB Device Error code 43 Computer Help Aug 23, 2014 Unknown causes of BSOD in https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/xp-repair-with-partitions-584117/

The restoredimage worked fine, but I couldn't see my 2 other partitions. Username or email: I've forgotten my password Forum Password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Community Forum If it still doesn't boot, you're yiffed, and not in the good way. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

No, create an account now. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - How Did You Access A CMD Prompt Without Booting? Leave a comment Reply to this topic Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. Should I just start a new topic here? 0 #6 The Skeptic Posted 09 January 2008 - 10:27 AM The Skeptic Trusted Tech Technician 4,075 posts You mentioned that you have

I knew nothing of this until I tried to use the computer and the HP splash screen was frozen. It uses a desktop environment similar to windows called Gnome which can operate off your memory. If your system still doesn't boot, go back into the recovery console and type fixboot and hit enter. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: XP repair with partitions The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

Problem Booting Xp Started by WindowsSolaris , Jul 20 2008 05:41 AM Please log in to reply 5 replies to this topic #1 WindowsSolaris WindowsSolaris Junior TEG Forum Member Members 2 Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I do have another computer (or 5 - I am the widow of an extreem geek) for the hard disk.

If data recovery is a must, I would seek professional services like drive savers.Click to expand... I'll look up how to use it and give it a go after salvaging the data. The only commands I ran is fixmbr (did nothing), fixboot and "fixmbr \Device\Harddisl0\Partition1" (one of the last two cause my files to disappear). Hopefully your windows would be restored without any loss of data.

FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. http://smartnewsolutions.com/xp-repair/xp-repair-pptp.html otherwise, get all the data off it, and reformat. I get the following regarding selecting which drive to install my OS:{476938 MB Disk 0 at Id on bus 0 on atapi [MBR]C: Partition1 [Unknown] 131062MB (131062MB free)E: Partition2(New Volume) [NTFS} Thank-you very much!

If this does not work try this technique with another system. I just don't know where to go from here. It's repairs are limited to 127GB and smaller drives.With that out of the way, it is never a sure thing that you will not "not lose data, programs, settings, etc."Why this check over here Using my boot disk I would like to preform a repair installation.

asked 5 years ago viewed 28643 times active 4 years ago Linked 0 NTFS partition accidentally turned into a unknown filesystem type Related 5Toasted NTFS File System from Failed Re-Partitioning & Can I install my OS on another drive? legacyAccount, Aug 12, 2009 legacyAccount Old Account Joined: Nov 10, 2011 Messages: 4,475,871 Date Posted: Aug 12, 2009 #15 Dark_EternalFF said: Sounds like your MBR is hosed.

The fact that "[Uknown]" is shown against C: indicates that the file system is not being recognized.

Just open up the hard-drive the OS (Windows) is on, and go to another drive and drag and drop! I'm not planning on running any tests until after the data has been recovered. Instructions on how to create a self booting disc with the software on it are located here: http://www.runtime.org/peb.htm fragmaster170, Aug 12, 2009 legacyAccount Old Account Joined: Nov 10, 2011 Messages: Parking lot supervisor Conflicting definitions of quasipolynomial time How does Decomission (and Revolt) work with multiple permanents leaving the battlefield?

Click here to Register a free account now! I can only get to the log-on screen without activating it. Stay logged in Sign up now! this content legacyAccount, Aug 12, 2009 legacyAccount Old Account Joined: Nov 10, 2011 Messages: 4,475,871 Date Posted: Aug 12, 2009 #10 ALL YOUR FURRIES BELONG TO THE UNKNOWN!

Louis Using The REPORT Button BC Forum Rules Malware Removal Logs Forum Am I Infected Forum Before You Post About A Problem Back to top #5 abanks abanks Topic Starter Members Now that you've explained the situation, have you tried using "Last Known Good Configuration". So that means I would never see c: Windows XP Home Edition as an option to highlight and continue with the repair install. The computer had worked great up until that time.

It takes less than a minute and is completely free! That sure doesn't sound like a new drive...Click to expand... Jump to... RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP Problem booting XP (6 posts) Started 8 years ago

I'm running my system on an HP laptop with one physical drive. Assuming Fixboot/FixMBR fail I would suggest using GetDataBack for NTFS. And yes, assuming the C: drive files are still good, you should be able to gain access to them.. Downloaded it,booted up, went into file system tools, ran boot manager and what doyou know, those 2 partitions had a hidden status on them.

As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top WindowsSolaris Posts: 4 This post has been reported. Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Booted from XP Disc by kowalskidaniel / March 25, 2013 1:11 PM PDT In reply to: Sounds Like You Didn't