8 commands to save bootable Windows XP
It is a last resort that may be used if Windows XP startup got wrong, or it stops running at all. It is not necessarily saved in Kore, but knowing it is not a loss.
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I use "Windows Recovery Console".
About the Windows XP Recovery Console
For the installation of Recovery Console see below.
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You can also start Recovery Console from a floppy disk or the like.
After entering Recovery Console, just enter the following 8 commands in order.
C: CD ..
C: ATTRIB - H C: \ boot.ini
C: ATTRIB - S C: \ boot.ini
C: ATTRIB - R C: \ boot.ini
C: del boot.ini
C: BOOTCFG / Rebuild
C: CHKDSK / R / F