How to repair corrupt mbr in win2000?

hercules2000 used Ask the Experts™
my win2000 disk's mbr is corrupted and the system does not boot into OS. can anyone tell me a way to recover the corrupted mbr. i have heard that using recovery console one can do it but i dont know how. please help.
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follow these steps:

1. boot into the recovery console using win2000 cd.
2. execute 'map' command and get the device info. it'll give cm info like thses - \Device\HardDisk0\Partition1.
3. now execute the fixmbr command and supply the device name as parameter - fixmbr \Device\HardDisk0.

that should correct ur problem


Thanks man it works

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