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solved Dual windows 7 operating system upon startup after reinstall solved Getting an operating system solved getting SSD 850 soon.Already Put operating system on 2 terabyte store.... From the non encrypted Win7 I can't access the encrypted Win7 partition so I'm convinced the encryption process worked. All rights reserved. Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows 95/98Installation Solved Problems with booting Win 98, (dual boot) Tags:win98kernel32 Mikenet August 28, 2011 at 21:56:28 Specs: win98/win7, AMD 64 2.4 ghz /

This opens the file c:\boot.ini in Notepad.Just make one change. The complicaton is the drive letter. Its also a (primary NTFS) partition.The 500 gig Western Digital drive will be reinstalled after the operating systems are all set up the way I want. Report • #8 Mikenet August 30, 2011 at 15:44:41 I already have tried one old game. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/getting-rid-on-win98-on-dual-boot-setup.338612/

how to fix dell latitude d600 that freezes on startup at blue screen that says unmountable boot volume How would I remove SuSE Linux on a dual boot system with xp The set of four install disks can be created>| from your Windows 2000CD-Rom; change to the \bootdisk>| directory on the CD-Rom and executemakeboot.exe (from dos)>| or makebt32.exe (from 32 bit) and How can I get rid of this > dual boot screen as XP > Home no longer exists?This question has been answered so any times, did you actualy botherto search?http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=site%3Awindowsforumz.com++%2Bremove+%22dual+boot%22&btnG=Search&meta=-- Posted How-To Geek Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and

Figuring this wasn't too much of an inconvienience I proceeded to the next step. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? I have read through the discussions and| have found this advice from David Patrick..."To do a clean| install, either boot the Windows 2000 install CD-Rom or| setupdisks. But first you have to resolve the bootmgr problem - and installing on seperate disks would be the easiest.

Is there an easy way round this or shall I just format C: and start from scratch? This might be because the boot process isn't encountering a problem to log until after the windows splash screen is already loaded and the mouse functions, but I'm not sure how How to get rid of Win98? http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/dual-booting-xpwin98-how-get-rid-win98-164680/ The same goes if we have a separate /home partition, which makes sense for it to be large for our personal files.

http://www.truecrypt.org/docs/?s=system-encryption However there seems to be an issue with windows 7..... "By default, Windows 7 and later boot from a special small partition. there's several reasons for this. For a small installation on an SSD, it will take minutes. Android Wear 2.0 release date and new features: Google lists smartwatches getting upgraded 1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years VES Awards 2017: Watch VFX breakdowns for the

So Win 98 and the non encrypted Win 7 still boot as they did before without a password required. http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,1645209,00.asp Also, I am aware about the performance hit on encrypted volumes, but it's barely noticeable. We click "No" at the prompt to install the [pastebinit] packages. I dunno.

The OS's are on different partitions, and I can simply format the Win98 partition and tell Win2k to automatically boot to Win2k in the Startup console. So it's best if we backup all our personal files, not just from Windows, but from Linux too. I know can delete like msdos.sys and command.com, but does xp still use autoexec.bat? I have read through the discussions and>| have found this advice from David Patrick..."To do a clean>| install, either boot the Windows 2000 install CD-Rom or>| setupdisks.

I'm just wondering how that works, where are files stored, do I need drivers, do I need a partition for it to run, can I perform operations that require an OS Btw: You cannot encrypt the OS - that would not work. " I hear ya, Ive heard it can take away some headaches doing operating systems on separate drives, but I'll RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows 7 Problems with dual boot (Win 98 / Win 7) brian5258, Mar 8, 2005 #5 crjdriver Moderator Joined: Jan 2, 2001 Messages: 34,971 brian5258 said: what files can't i delete from the win98 partition.

Is all this possible? The second is if the game itself, or the installer is a 16 bit program and you are running the 64 bit version of Windows 7.You can try installing Virtual PC So you'll need to show-all-files, hidden, system, inExplorer.

Then you need to create the boot.ini file - it's not on the CD, and the old boot.ini file will be no good, as you have moved the XP hdd -

Stay logged in Sign up now! So, what was your reason to delete Windows? But are there any other files that xp puts on that partition? Then to make it bootable, typefixboot e:(where again, e is the drive letter for the XP partition) and press Enter.

Report • Start a discussion Ask Your QuestionEnter more details...Thousands of users waiting to help!Ask now Weekly Poll Have you used Facebook's "Safety Check" during an emergency? Currently all three operating systems work, although windows 98 has to be started in step by step conformation mode. In this guide, we will see how to delete Windows from a Linux Mint or Ubuntu dual-boot installation. Your system will report that the path used to launch Windows 98 is not valid and offer to remove it.

Which way is it? #3 Tuan, Apr 24, 2001 SantiClaws Senior member Joined: Sep 2, 2000 Messages: 409 Likes Received: 0 It's exactly as you have it, Tuan. Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top germ-x Posts: 5310 This post has been reported. I've attempted a rather rare dual boot setup on my computer with both windows 98 and windows 7, but win 98 stopped booting after I installed windows 7. E:\WINDOWSPress 1 on the keyboard and press Enter.

You're done.Adrian Boliston wrote:> I recently brought a laptop with XP Home preloaded, but as I had a retail CD of XP> pro I thought I'd boot from that CD and First I used my windows 98 setup disc to create a fat32 partition at the start of my hard drive, and installed windows 98 on it. You could of course rewrite the MBR, but the existing XP registry will have references to old drive letters, so changing the drive letter also has its problems. Basically what can/can't I delete?

If not, click the down arrow to the right to get the drop down list of OS's, and select XP, then click OK, OK again to exit System Properties.Go back into E:\WINDOWSor whatever the drive letter is. Best thing is to leave drive letters alone.If you want to do this, turn off computer. We make sure have an Internet connection, open a terminal (ctrl+alt+T) and type: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yannubuntu/boot-repair -y Then: sudo apt-get update Don't worry if you get a "failed to fetch cdrom" error

All I know is that many people had problems with the encryption. crjdriver, Mar 8, 2005 #4 brian5258 Thread Starter Joined: Mar 8, 2005 Messages: 5 what files can't i delete from the win98 partition. Related Resources solved How to REMOVE DUAL BOOT Screen at first boot How do I remove the password for startup screen and lock screen? So I can't just format the win98 drive.