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Windows not booting

I had installed dual OS in my comp. That are xp n fedora . i deleted the fedora by using windows disk management system. now im not able to xp since it is not booting

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    drcspy May 11, 2010

    some hint as to what actually DOES happen when you TRY to boot xp would be helpful........

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Hello,

Regarding on your problem, the main issue their is the booting problem of XP after you delete the fedora operating system. That's common problem especially when the computer are in dual boot OS then you delete the other OS. Now, the reason why it usually fall into this problem its just because the XP is your core OS then you install Linux Fedora inside in XP so whatever changes you have done in fedora particularly deleting Linux OS inside XP affects the overall performance of your XP and eventually if you delete the Fedora without proper unistallation process done by Linux OS then the Boot Loader of your XP will also corrupt or delete that's the main cause of boot failure in your XP OS. Now the best solution there is to repair your XP by inserting the XP CD Installer and boot the CD to repair your OS or you can reinstall the XP OS without formatting the storage to prevent the lost of your data that has not yet already copyed a back up.

Please do this recommendation to save and restore your XP.

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Posted on Sep 04, 2009

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You're going to have to go back to the beginning and clean your hard drive by reformatting it to make sure your don't have hard problems on the disk. Once you have reformatted the disk you will have to reinstall XP. This way you know what your are starting with. Make sure you make a recovery disk once you've reloaded the OS.
Reinstall your applications and enjoy working with a clean system.

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Ok follow these steps. but do it appropriate

change boot to primary CD
so it would boot from CD...
boot from your XP boot cd and again click on install , xp by default it will find your drive that has XP and will ask if you would like to delete or repair
choose repair and it will go to command prompt
now under command prompt , rewrite the boot data

C:\ BOOTCFG /Rebuild

this is the command to rewrite the Boot files, n


NOW CHANGE THE BIOS TO PRIMARY BOOT FROM DISK



NOW IT WOULD FIX



IF IT WONT FIX REPLY ME


Posted on Sep 04, 2009

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