I have a windows 2000 professional cd. It is not a bootable cd and has a folder called "makebootdisk" with which you can create bootable floppies to initiate the installation.
Is there anyway to install 2000 without the floppies ie by booting up thro the cd ?
I came across a programme called Tformat which is developed by an indian and which available free. This programme formats bad sector floppies and make them usable. It also increases the size to 1.72 MB from 1.38 MB. This has worked for me. here is the link...
I want to test out the minix OS. http://www.cs.vu.nl/pub/minix/
But I have a few queries.....
I don't want to install on my system now!. can it be run on floppies or CDRoms?
Is it possible to run minix just like a Linux Live cd? :)
There are several cases where viruses are not removed even after formatting the hard disk. Here comes the "Norton Emergency Disk (NED) " which is used to entirely scan the system using bootable floppies. The problem is NED uses 3 to 4 floppies - and floppies are not reliable.
I need some...
Try out this s/w guys...its called floppy repair...most of my floppies that windows considered as damaged, were repaired by this s/w
here's an extract from that s/w's help file
there's just one downside to this s/w..and that is..once u repair ur floppy with this s/w u won't be able to...
IS THERE ANY WAY TO INCREASE THE LIFE OF FLOPPIES.MY FLOPPIES GET DAMAGED VERY SOON EVEN AFTER USING THEM FOR ABOUT 2 TIMES.SOMETIMES I AM NOT ABLE TO USE IT FOR THE FIRST TIME.EVEN CHKDSK WON'T HELP.I USE FLOPPIES OF BRANDS LIKE SAMSUNG,SONY,INTEX ETC.
Am using WinXP SP1 which came preloaded but without CD.
If, god forbid, I have to format my HDD how do I reload XP without the CD ?
In some forum some where, I do not remember there was a reference to this. I followed the link and was taken to Microsoft site. My computer was sacnned and...
This isn't an advertistment but I liked this program very much. For those of you who still sticks to floppies and are suffering data loss can use this. This program can recover files from damaged floppies sector-by-sector!!!