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how to remove lilo in boot master

Posted on 2000-02-14
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When I installed redhat 6.1, I choose install lilo in boot master. So,
when I deleted linux partition, I am unable to boot into win98, I only saw
li_  and the the whole pc sotpped. Can yo tell me how to remove LILO in boot master completely ?
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RobWMartin earned 10 total points
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Boot up with your win98 recovery disk ( you do have one, don't you ) and get a DOS prompt.  Then issue the following command:

fdisk /mbr
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by:rickson
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have u use a partition magic if u do just use the boot loader.the other way is in linux os type lilo -u or try to installing windows 98 by choosing upgrade.it will replace the lilo.
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by:tanc02
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Thanks for both of you.

RobWMartin has given me most easy and short way to do it, so I will accept his answer.

RobWMartin, please post your comment as answer
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by:EatEmAndSmile
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I thought lilo -u was the only choice. Well, let's contribute with something then: tanc02, you can accept RobWMartin's answer by clicking on the "Accept Comment as Answer" image, at his comment.

 Later!
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