where this file resdes

Posted on 2003-03-19
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
I have istalled four operating systems installed on my PC (WIN 98, 2000, 2000 server, XP). When I boot my system I have to choose from the options that which operating system  have to boot, by selecting arrow keys.
Now I wan to know where these options lie, I mean in which file they reside.
Question by:chjamil
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Dufo G. Belski earned 80 total points
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They're in C:\boot.ini.

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go to a dos prompt and edit the c:\boot.ini file.

you will need to remove the attributes s h

try this:

attrib -s -h c:\boot.ini

edit c:\boot.ini

attrib +s +h c:\boot.ini

fingers crossed...
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Damn, 3 minutes too long getting that last Microsoft link and I've thrown away 20 points :-)
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by:Dufo G. Belski
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Thank you.

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