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Old 09-11-2003, 03:51 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I made a boot disk with Windows XP Pro (on this comp) and it wasn't on it.
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Old 09-11-2003, 04:18 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I get the following error:

Invalid media type reading drive C:
Aport, Retry, Fail?

When I use a Windows 98 disk.
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That's no good. My Win98 disk (hate the OS, love the boot disk) has it.

I'm sure you can d/l a win98 boot disk. I'm on a 2k rig now and it doesn't have that file on it.
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Old 09-11-2003, 04:34 PM   #14 (permalink)
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The sys.com exists, but it's not reading drive C...

I don't know why its not reading my C: drive... I might just format.
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I remember when I first installed Mdk 8 a while back. It corrupted the hell out of my win partition.

But this last time when I put in 9.1 and put the bootloader at the beginning of the drive everything went smooth.

Sounds like a re-install is your best bet unless someone else has another idea.
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Old 09-11-2003, 05:17 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Yes, I'm deciding if I should format or fix it.. and fixing it isn't working so I'm formatting

*hits enter*

Thanks for your help!
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becuase dos cannot read from NTFS. where did you hear that copying sys.com would fix it, it makes no sense at all to me.
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Where did you get that he was running NTFS? I looked back and couldn't see it.
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Old 09-12-2003, 02:55 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Please don't argue. It's my fault. I'm using NTFS.

It's alright, I formatted and everything is actually better then what it was! Thanks for your help.
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Wasn't arguing, just didn't see it. Wanted to make sure my glasses still worked.
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