Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet

Solution:How to install Zeroshell in Hard drive [WinXP] also applies to Windows 7/Vista

Zeroshell Installation Requirements

  • Physdiskwrite - a nice utility for writing images to hdds - grab it from http://m0n0.ch/wall/physdiskwrite.php.
  • Winrar or any other unzip utility to unzip. Windows has inbuilt unzip mechanism too.
  • 1GB Zeroshell image for IDE, SATA USB disks - download it from http://zeroshell.net/eng/download/.
  • Target IDE/SATA or e USB - get from your old PC or get on off e-bay.com.
  • A working Windows Xp /Vista or Windows 7 installation - Basically your PC.
  • External Harddisk reader: If you don't want to open you PC and connect your drive as a slave, then you need some hardware to read your hdd over USB.
Follows these steps here: http://www.computing-tips.net/Solution_howto_install_Zeroshell_Hard_drive_WinXP/

Posted by on

Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

Related Questions:

1 Answer

seatools test code 71a6a053

all seagate HDDs come with true image it is its formatting utility
use it to reformat the drive to ready it for what ever your slection is
as a storage drive or the OS

Feb 23, 2013 | Seagate Computers & Internet

1 Answer

have a used seagate 300gb, trying to format for mac do i need a disk????

No goto Seagate.com and download Seatools check to see
if they have this utility for Mac if not use their default program
Seatools is for formatting their HDDs . check for OS requirements

Mar 13, 2010 | Seagate Barracuda 7200.8 300 GB Hard Drive

2 Answers

nero 7 ultra edition software is not compatible in vista enterprise

Here are the Nero 7 • System Requirements

General requirements for the core functionality
DVD ROM drive is required for installation
Microsoft® Windows 2000 (Service Pack 4 or later); Windows XP SP1*1) ; Windows 2003 server SP1; Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows Vista
Microsoft® Windows XP Professional x64 Edition (All applications besides InCD, Nero Scout and Nero ImageDrive work in the x86 emulator that allows 32-bit Windows applications to run)
Microsoft® Windows VISTA x64 Edition (All applications besides InCD, Nero Scout and Nero ImageDrive work in the x86 emulator that allows 32-bit Windows applications to run. Gadgets are NOT available under VISTA x64!!!)
DirectX 9.0c installation is required
Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
1GHz Intel® Pentium® III processor, AMD Sempron (TM) 2200+ or equivalent
Min 256MB RAM (For Windows Vista min 512MB RAM)
1 GB disc space for a typical installation of all components.
Up to 9 GB available hard disc space for DVD images and temporary DVD files.
Graphics card with at least 32 MB video memory and minimum resolution of 800 x 600 pixels and 16-bit color settings. 24-bit or 32-bit true color is recommended.
CD or DVD recordable or rewritable device.
Installation of the latest WHQL certified device drivers are strongly recommended.
Online connection required for Nero online services. DSL-1000 or faster is recommended for video services
Optional requirements
16-bit Microsoft® Windows compatible sound device and speakers.
Installation of latest WHQL certified device drivers recommended.
Blu-ray Disc / HD DVD recordable or rewritable device for Blu-ray Disc / HD DVD functionality
Blue Laser reading/writing device for Blu-ray Disc / HD DVD support (Check special blue laser system requirements here)
Up to 25/50 GB hard disc space for Blu-ray Disc / HD DVD disc images
SecurDisc compatible CD/DVD drive
Special requirements for home entertainment

if you want to upgrade to Nero 8 download from the link below:




Feb 23, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

help !! no nero plugin ,can not burn dvd's

hmm, this might be a stupid sugestion, but, did you chose your DVD burner, or did you chose Write an image file?
in one step, it says you got to chose ur burner, or your image writer...
check that...

Jan 17, 2009 | Ahead Software Nero Express 6.0 (NERO6OEM)...

Not finding what you are looking for?

1,182 people viewed this tip

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers


Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions