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Old 02-07-2006, 10:10 PM   #11 (permalink)
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you should be able to burn it with Daemon tools.
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Old 02-07-2006, 10:11 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Thanks. So it comes up with two bin files i burn them to a blank CD?

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I tried burning them to a disc but cos they r bin files i cant do anything with them. CAn u tell me what im doing wrong?
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you need to download winiso which will convert the bin to iso then you can burn it no problem
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Alright awesome, ur a champion i was getting real frustrated with no one answering. Stay online if possible i may need more help.
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will do, i read your pm also.so i posted
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Old 02-07-2006, 10:45 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Ok this isnt working either. Are you familiar with this powermax program? I need it to clear my HD so i can install XP. Or do u know of a good similar program?
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I've nevered use Daemon tools, so I don't know it. if you are see a bin file you problably extracted it already. those file won't work in windows but they will boot from a cd.

if you already have the BOOTCAT and BOOTIMG file extracted, burn it as a data cd, then boot from it
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The easiest and fastest no ******** route, is to use a windows 98 oem bootdisk from www.bootdisk.com

put a floppy in, execute the file, let it format the floppy and then write to you, boot from it run fdisk and then format it:

*******FDISK Tutorial*******

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The Basics of Fdisk:
Primary partitions are the only one that are bootable. They're always the C: drive when active. Normally you can only have one (more with some special tricks etc.) Extended partitions are needed when you want more than one partition. You can only have ONE Extended partition. Logical Drives come into the Extended partition. They are handy since you know that you can only have one Primary and one Extended so you can get more than only two partitions. They would be your D:, E:, etc. drives.

First you need to reboot your system with the Boot Disk inserted.

1.At the A: prompt start "FDISK."

2.If asked to use Large Disc support say Yes.

3.The first screen looks like this:

Create Dos Partition or Logical Drive
Set Active Partition
Delete Partitions or Logical DOS Drives
Display Partition Information
Change current fixed drive. (In case you have two or more Hard Drivess)
So, to prepare you hopefully did a backup from your data. You did, didn't you ?!

4.Next we need to remove the existing partitions. So go to 3.

5.Next screen like this:

Delete Primary DOS
Delete Extended DOS
Delete Logical Drives
Delete Non-DOS
Delete always in the following order

Logical (All) > Extended > Primary (Last)

6.Go back to first screen after all partitions have been removed.

7.Now we need to setup our new partitions. Go to 1.

This screen looks like this:

Create Primary DOS
Create Extended DOS
Create Logical DOS Drives
Here we create in the following order

Primary > Extended > Logical Drives.

8.First create the Primary. If asked to use all space say No and enter the amount you wish for the C: drive. It should be set automatically to be the (only) Active partition. If not it may ask you or you have to select "2. Set active partition" from the main menu.

9.Next create the Extended Partition. Use all space left.

It probably advances automatically to the next step, creating the Logical DOS Drives.

10.Enter the amount you wish for the D: partition and than the rest for the third partition.

Think first about the size for the partitions.

OK now we're finished with FDISK so just exit it. Next you need to reboot with the disc still inserted and Format all partitions (the C: partition might need to be formatted with "format c: /s", check the Win95 tip). Another reboot and you can go ahead and install Windows.
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But like i said earlier i cant boot from my cd drive as its set on my HD and i cant access my bios iv tried a whole page of combinations etc.
What i do is dl the iso in ur sig, use damon tools to open so it opens two bin files, i burn them to a disk. Put disk in reboot nothing happens as i have told u why. Suggestions?

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Havent seen warez's post, ill check that out now.
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Alright ill give warez's method a shot. Thanks for all the help guys.
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