Only having a 40gb disk kinda made it an easy choice. thanks Malcolm I had the same problem yet was able to reboot into Windows XP by using the SystemWorks 2004 Pro CD with Ghost 2003 on it to boot to run Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Log in to Reply Vince on April 10, 2007 at 12:37 pm said: The fdisk did the trick. Source
Dave H posted this link to a Microsoft Knowledge Base article with some information. DaveH Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 06-Jan-2010 Posts: 6,304 Solutions: 329 Kudos: 2,035 Kudos0 Re: Ghost 2003 and Windows 7 Posted: 16-Jun-2010 | 3:26PM • Permalink Is it true that the bcd I have a CD drive as Master on the secondary IDE channel. with step 4 and 5, if the computer stops responding, try the /i option, ie. 4. >gdisk 1 /act /p:1 /i 5. >gdisk 1 /del /p:2 /i hope this helps …
Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Software > Software I have restored my PC from my CD's and DOS ghost was launched automatically when I booted from the CD. I was also able to delete the ghost partition using fdisk, by deleting the primary DOS (Ghost boot) partition, NOT the active, Windows partition. Dave Brian_K Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 19-Apr-2009 Posts: 5,878 Solutions: 123 Kudos: 669 Kudos0 Re: Ghost 2003 and Windows 7 Posted: 18-Jun-2010 | 4:05AM • Permalink Dave, thanks for that but
I had to go to the command prompt and type d: to go to the usb files and then go into fdisk and then change the active partition to my windows Log in to Reply GCC Tech on February 9, 2008 at 2:51 pm said: This is Kylr B issue details:30GB Drive Partition Table: System -Start CHS -LBA -Size 0 FAT32 -0 Now when I go to reinstall it takes 5 mins...and thats not an exageration. #2 warcrow, Mar 29, 2004 Davegod Platinum Member Joined: Nov 26, 2001 Messages: 2,874 Likes Received: I was wondering about the 'system image' creation and restore ability in Windows 7. I tried it and it seems to work fine and not take too long. I'm wondering if I
Log in to Reply matt on February 21, 2007 at 4:41 pm said: thanks guys I was stuck also had not ngctdos file in my ghost directory and had no floppy Log in to Reply al on July 7, 2006 at 6:42 pm said: I'd advise against using fdisk. Join our site today to ask your question. Thanks a ton for posting the fix.
I am thinking it has to be something with either of these two files. Note that I happen to store the drivers in \DOS on the floppy, but that's not important as long as the path is correct. Suggestions? Copy and Paste the following into your Boot.ini file and Save: [boot loader] timeout=30 default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS [operating systems] multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Professional" /fastdetect I hope this helps.
Log in to Reply Stephen Withrington on June 13, 2007 at 4:09 pm said: Wow thanks Badrah that's fixed my machine after banging my head against a wall for days. In this case, any of the methods described above should help you get out of it. Here is how it actually went down:(1) Formatted 60GB Maxtor DiamondMax Plus HDD as single C: NTFS primary active partition mounted in a USB 2.0 ByteccUSA ME-320U2 external enclosure kit;(2) Formatted You can then move on to fix the problem with minimal fuss, and get on with distributing the virus known as "Windows".
Googled abt for soln, and found this thread. http://scifijumpgate.com/yet-another/yet-another-pc-won-t-power-on-thread.html I'm not sure why Ghost is causing problems. However, the problem is that our new computers we want to ghost have no floppy disk drives so I need to make a boot CD to use ghost. I have created Ghost boot images with network drivers for all the various network configurations on my network.
The network drivers are a whole other issue, and the principal reason I no longer use GHOST. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > All Other Software > Computer problem? I'd be happy to help. http://scifijumpgate.com/yet-another/yet-another-spy-axe-thread-sorry.html Usually that is all I have to do to get back into windows.
Log in to Reply Renato on February 22, 2009 at 10:00 pm said: DAVE The hammer with the mouse thing worked….I thank you deeply for saving my XP ass….You are right As you mentioned, a partition created by Win7/Vista will be a "different" partition than one created by WinXP or Partition Magic. bobsulz Regular Visitor3 Reg: 15-Jun-2010 Posts: 10 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Ghost 2003 and Windows 7 Posted: 15-Jun-2010 | 5:08AM • 29 Replies • Permalink I have always been a
What do i change in fdisk to go back to windows, sorry guys i am not used to ghost 2003 or fdisk, i dont want to loose any data as i I went through years of booting into DOS, and running fdisk from a floppy whenever this happened to me before I realized that fixing it is just a simple command that http://www.terabyteunlimited.com/kb/article.php?id=409 When installing Win7 you can avoid creating a SRP by installing into a pre-created partition. Brian_K Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 19-Apr-2009 Posts: 5,878 Solutions: 123 Kudos: 669 Kudos0 Re: Ghost 2003 and Windows 7 Posted: 18-Jun-2010 | 1:27AM • Permalink bobsulz wrote: I am using a
Title: Re: USB/GHOST 2003: Panasonic drivers now XP-based Post by zukworld on Jun 28th, 2007 at 6:14pm I just tried this and it worked perfectly. a:\MSCDEX.EXE /D:mscd001 xBdTartarus, Jun 27, 2007 #11 xBdTartarus Thread Starter Joined: Nov 1, 2006 Messages: 32 Well I tried it with this autoexec.bat file and still go the error: @echo Maybe it does this too. The current build of the OS on the laptop is disposeable.
I think the above Radified threads discuss the various issues. Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Choose to zero the EMBR. Thanks for this thread.
subfolder in the path outlined in blue above and copy the target '*.sys' files therein. It supports all 4 formats (-/+R & -/+RW). To use Ghost 2003 with Win7 in an acceptable manner you will need to edit your BCD store like this... This is why my CD's are bootable - It uses the Ghost Virtual Partition method.
My bootable floppy contains the following: -||GHOST ---GHOST.EXE -||NET ---B57.dos ---DIS_PKT.DOS ---NETBIND.COM ---PROTMAN.DOS ---PROTMAN.EXE ---PROTOCOL.INI -AUTOEXEC.BAT -COMMAND.COM -CONFIG.SYS -HIMEM.SYS -IO.SYS -MOUSE.COM -MSDOS.SYS -RAMDRIVE.SYS Any quick resolution would be great. Symantec says to use Gdisk, but that doesn't work either, apparently since it's not a real disk partition. Choose the middle one (Goingby memory here sorry) and tell it you wanna make a Boot Disk. Cheers, Steve_L 26-02-2003,11:32 PM #15 Danger Guest Re: Norton Ghost DOS Restart I am watching, having Ghost myself but not fully understanding it.
Yes, Jen does seem to be in the know. Merlin - thanks for the USB info. Page 2 of 4 First 1234 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation PressF1 Top Forums PressF1 PC World Chat Site Areas Settings Private Anyways, my autoexec.bat file looks like this: @echo off prompt $p$g mscdex /L /d:mscd001 \net\netbind.com MOUSE.COM cd \ghost echo Loading... Now you have a CD that will allow you to boot into Ghost, but contains dozens of other utilities as well, like hard drive diagnostic programs, various FDisk utilities, MemTest, etc.
My Win98 system is 3 years old, and I am assuming it is USB 1. If a UAC prompt is displayed, click the Yes button.