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by sonny73044
Wed Mar 16, 2005 3:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Reactos uninstallable with non-CD-booting BIOS...?
Replies: 12
Views: 9955

Bootable CD Loader

@steveh, you should be able to use this floppy to redirect the boot process to the cd. I have used this to install windows on old machines which don't support cd boot. http://www.wolfgang-brinkmann.de/bcdw/index_e.htm file: bcdl150z.zip One thing you could do (i'm not sure if it will work) is take t...
by sonny73044
Fri Dec 17, 2004 5:23 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: FINALLY!!!! N00b can post in this forum. -->Boot.ini
Replies: 13
Views: 16094

One more file

You should also have the "freeldr.sys" file on this drive. Get the freeldr.sys file from the installation cd in the "loader" directory You may edit boot.ini or freeldr.ini with any text editor if ntldr is already installed (do you get to a menu that allows you to boot into win2k or win98?) bootsect....
by sonny73044
Wed Dec 01, 2004 5:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Hi to everyone
Replies: 12
Views: 14715

Please let me know if this works. Well it didn't work, I tried both 8 & 16 bit and got the same blue screen Frame: <ntoskrnl.exe: 8f8a> <ntoskrnl.exe: 8faa> <ntoskrnl.exe: 31998> <C008C2DB> <ntoskrnl.exe: b22d> <C008CB39> <ntoskrnl.exe: 115C> I noticed using Everest it shows an intel i752 controlle...
by sonny73044
Tue Nov 30, 2004 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Hi to everyone
Replies: 12
Views: 14715

Installed with WinME on disk and got no boot menu. ROS installer didn't write to mbr?
Anyway I can install xp and try again, but it will have to be tommorow(gotta go to work now)
LOL :wink:
by sonny73044
Tue Nov 30, 2004 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Hi to everyone
Replies: 12
Views: 14715

vesa & vga only options

OK, I started the install and realized that you only have the option of using either vesa or vga (no resolution settings available).
So how do I set the resolution in the installer?
I do have mingw etc set up.
by sonny73044
Tue Nov 30, 2004 5:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Hi to everyone
Replies: 12
Views: 14715

I think I trried

@GreatLord
I'm the 1 in the original post, I thought I tried in all settings but can't be sure. I will go test it now, although I finally got my main pc running so I'll have to dig the HP out of the closet. I will post the results back shortly.