Question about ASUS K8N-E Motherboard
There are two Asus K8N-E MB models;
Chances are there was a problem during the installation of windows XP. Or there is an issue with your hard disk drive. During boot up, press the F5 key every 2 seconds. Windows Advanced Option Menu will load. From the list highlight, Safe Mode with Command Prompt & press enter. Type the command, C: space fixmbr & "press enter". Wait a few seconds for fixmbr to run.
Than press ctrl+alt+delete to reboot your system. If windows still restarts you will need to reinstall windows XP. A Fresh install is preferred. Running windows repair can make matters worse. Every hard disk drive manufacture has software to setup their drives. Example: If your hard disk drive is made by Seagate, go to Seagate’s web site & download their setup software. Download SeaTools for DOS now!
Instructions are included on the site.
Here is the link for Samsung; http://www.samsung.com/global/business/hdd/
For Western Digital;
Use the manufacture’s software to setup your hard disk drive before installing Windows XP.
Posted on Oct 08, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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