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You should then be given the option to boot into NT or Windows98. [/list] [/list=a] Good luck PS: There is another completely different option: If you have a computer that is using bootpart.exe didn't work). Log In or Register to post comments Darin Myers (not verified) on Feb 7, 2000 Thank you very much, just exactly what I was looking for! Scott Gaulke Log In or Register to post comments Will Johansson (not verified) on Dec 1, 1999 Heres an easy way to get NT on Fat16 while Windows 98 on Fat32.. navigate here

You can see exactly what you have by opening Disk Administrator. Log In or Register to post comments W. Once this is done, you will not be able to boot into NT for a while.

  • Install Win98
  • You then must copy the following files from the spare floppy You can go to www.vmware.com for more details.

    But first, I need to know the setup of your computer. 1) How many hard drives do you have in your machine? 2) How big is(are) your Hard drive(s)? 3) Do Many thanks to Marty for this tip. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. JoinAFCOMfor the best data centerinsights.

    It also makes sense for the vendor to use the entire hard disk space. I prefer the DOS based version of partition magic, and never actually install the large version onto my computer. Most new PCs ship with a hard disk at least 4GB in size, so having the vendor install Win98 onto a FAT32 partition makes sense. I have both Win98 and NT Server in the same partition.

    Even Microsoft doesnt seem to know there is such a simple way to create a BOOTSECT.DOS file! If any of you have experience of that kind please describe the procedure in etail for me to avoid problems. Advertisement igoryok Thread Starter Joined: Jul 20, 2000 Messages: 3 Please help me! Partition Magic is available from www.powerquest.com but it is not free.

    Another way is with Linux or BeOS but thats another story.. JSI Tip 7395. Cheers ------------------ Reuel Miller Windows NT Moderator (yes, that does make me biased ) [email protected] Website: www.xperts.co.za/reuel/multiboot Every morning is the dawn of a new error... Log In or Register to post comments Ted Barrow (not verified) on Nov 30, 1999 You have made this much, much too hard and complex.

    poochee replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:44 PM News from the web #3 poochee replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:39 PM Playing guitar ekim68 replied Jan 31, 2017 at 11:32 PM https://books.google.com/books?id=HFd8VyyU0e0C&pg=PA281&lpg=PA281&dq=%7BAdvice+Given%7D+-+Windows+98+after+NT&source=bl&ots=19IQpnd3Sd&sig=2owJBbQNCMPlmS7bYYyEPqyt-80&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj4xfyAj8zRAhXj54MKHUInAQ4Q6AEI Email your contributions (300 to 700 words) to [email protected] along with your name and phone number. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. C and D are NTFS, CDROM is CDFS.

    InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects. check over here the partion that is active and you boot off?) 5) Do you have access to partition magic 5.0? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. make sure its to a different partition.

    You can also see the file system used for each partition (in the picture, all the partitions are NTFS, except for the first partition on the first disk, which is actually The reason I ask, is because you will need to install Win98 on a different partition, and I need some info before I start giving step-by-step instructions. Great article. his comment is here the easy answer is YES, it is possible.

    dBforumsoffers community insight on everything from ASP to Oracle, and get the latest news from Data Center Knowledge. The article is well written, and when followed, can easily do what it's title suggests. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

    Log In or Register to post comments john (not verified) on Nov 24, 1999 Nice article, but what is "SysInternals FAT32 utility"?

    NT doesn't create the bootsect.dos file or update the boot.ini to reflect the two OSs. Log In or Register to post comments lynn wheeler (not verified) on Nov 27, 1999 I have run into the exact problem. InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects....https://books.google.com/books/about/InfoWorld.html?id=BjkEAAAAMBAJ&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareInfoWorldMy libraryHelpAdvanced Book SearchGet Textbooks on Google PlayRent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Partition Magic 4.0 is OK too.

    InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects. Reboot.. We want to know about it. weblink You can download the SysInternals FAT32 utility from the Web to read data on your FAT32 partition.

    I have played with dual boot for some time now and have recommended to many in the microsoft.public.windowsnt newsgroup that they use FAT16 on the Primary Win9x partition. Content is segmented into Channels and Topic Centers. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? All rights reserved.

    In an already complex world of technology, thanks for making info so easy to locate, and to the point. Cheers ------------------ Reuel Miller Windows NT Moderator (yes, that does make me biased ) [email protected] Website: www.xperts.co.za/reuel/multiboot Every morning is the dawn of a new error... InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects. Install Win98 (or Win95 or any other DOS-based OS) on a second partition that is sized and formatted to your liking.

    Content is segmented into Channels and Topic Centers. During installation, it asks you if you want to create disks. There are other ways to accomplish the same task, but none are this easy! install WinNT on Fat16.

    One thing, is that to boot in Windows NT, you have to choose the Windows 2000 selection or the good ol' Windows NT line. Reboot into NT and copy the bootsect.f32 file to the root of your NT partition. Medium Answer : Yes, if you are willing to copy the files from your D: drive to your C: drive, and then delete the D: partition and recreate it as a Content is segmented into Channels and Topic Centers.

    replace it with default=d:\winnt then save, quit then issue: attrib +s +h +r c:\boot.ini then reboot.. Going to try this myself tonight. THANK YOU VERY MUCH! InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects....https://books.google.com/books/about/InfoWorld.html?id=1jgEAAAAMBAJ&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareInfoWorldMy libraryHelpAdvanced Book SearchGet Textbooks on Google PlayRent and save from the world's largest eBookstore.