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by VegasTech702
30 Oct 2009, 07:45
Forum: Hard-disk partitioning and storage
Topic: Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 4667

Re: Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!

I figured out how to get the system to boot again, I booted off a windows xp install cd, restarted the computer and done. In the future I can prevent all this by simply using the: dd if=/dev/hda of=backup-hda.mbr count=1 bs=512 and sfdisk -d /dev/hda > backup-hda.sf commands prior to wiping out the ...
by VegasTech702
29 Oct 2009, 05:34
Forum: Hard-disk partitioning and storage
Topic: Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 4667

Re: Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!

Nobody has any ideas???
by VegasTech702
26 Oct 2009, 08:28
Forum: Hard-disk partitioning and storage
Topic: Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 4667

Unable to Restore MBR, HELP!!!

Hello, I made an image of my winxp partition (ntfs) using partimage. I now need to restore my windows partition with the image file. I successfully got the partition restored, but I need my master boot record (mbr) back. I have my partition with the image mounted, and no the partition I am trying to...