[pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting

  • From: vzn05mrz <allstate@xxxxxxx>
  • To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2004 12:55:21 -0400

Trap,
I've one Ill send you later today. It tells all about motherboard, nothing else.


Nick

trapper wrote:

Isn't their a program that will tell you what Bios you have and only that without reading all the other pages of stuff like aida32, or sandra or Belarc etc...

    ----- Original Message -----
    From: Huntress <mailto:sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx>
    To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
    Sent: Wednesday, October 27, 2004 4:39 AM
    Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting

Depends on what BIOS your machine has Trapper. AMI, Award and
Phoenix are the top 3 and they should be downloaded from your
motherboard manufacturer's website.


        ----- Original Message -----
        From: trapper <mailto:trapper@xxxxxxx>
        To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
        Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 2004 9:06 PM
        Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting

        Where did you find your update for the bios? Does the url list
        other bios's
        or just yours?
        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>>
        To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>>
        Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 2004 6:59 PM
        Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting


> Hi Trapper, > I installed the bios update. It did slow down the cd boot up time, but still no > go. > So, I noticed I had a 52x drive in an old computer that is not connected, so I > swapped drives. Now it boots just fine. Before, the cd light would just blink > once, now it blinks mucho and it boots the cds. > Bob Noble > www.sonic.net/bnoble <http://www.sonic.net/bnoble> > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "trapper" <trapper@xxxxxxx <mailto:trapper@xxxxxxx>> > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 2004 5:19 PM > Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > > > > Gotcha... > > Someone else is going to make me a sp2 cd..I tried one and it did not work > > for thei machine, But I got a feeling this new one won't work either because > > if the boot problem. > > ----- Original Message ----- > > From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>> > > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > > Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 2004 3:24 PM > > Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > > > > > >> Hi Trapper, > >> Oh, Ok. Yes, when xp boots with a cd, or ay way, even hard drive, there > > are > >> supposed to be three files in the route directory. Ntldr, ntdetect.com and > >> boot.ini, I think. You can mostly just copy the ones from your hard drive > > c: > >> directory if you need them to build a boot cd. These files are present on > > the > >> boot cd's I've made so far. I've made several different ones and none > > work. I > >> need to try them on some other computers. > >> When you make a slipstreamed xpsp2 cd, these files are copied right off > > the > >> original xp cd for the new xpsp2 cd. > >> > >> Bob Noble > >> www.sonic.net/bnoble <http://www.sonic.net/bnoble> > >> ----- Original Message ----- > >> From: "trapper" <trapper@xxxxxxx <mailto:trapper@xxxxxxx>> > >> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > >> Sent: Tuesday, October 26, 2004 2:12 PM > >> Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > >> > >> > >> >I was just asking about yourt ntldr file.. > >> > do you know hwre it is and when the progrma is looking for it is is > > looking > >> > for it in the right place?? If not can you tell it where to find it..I > > think > >> > you sais it was on your cd in the right place? Isn't there suppose to be > > a > >> > copy of it on the hd ? > >> > > >> > ----- Original Message ----- > >> > From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>> > >> > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > >> > Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 8:17 PM > >> > Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > >> > > >> > > >> >> Hi Trapper, > >> >> I'm not sure I understand your high tech talk. > >> >> > do you have the option to path over to it?? > >> >> What daresay, does this mean? > >> >> AutoStreamer, the iso file, or the finished cd and path over to it? > >> >> > >> >> Bob Noble > >> >> www.sonic.net/bnoble <http://www.sonic.net/bnoble> > >> >> ----- Original Message ----- > >> >> From: "trapper" <trapper@xxxxxxx <mailto:trapper@xxxxxxx>> > >> >> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > >> >> Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 7:01 PM > >> >> Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > >> >> > >> >> > >> >> > do you have the option to path over to it?? > >> >> > where is it on your computer..? > >> >> > Is it corrupt? > >> >> > ----- Original Message ----- > >> >> > From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx <mailto:bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>> > >> >> > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > >> >> > Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 7:42 PM > >> >> > Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > >> >> > > >> >> > > >> >> >> Hi Trapper, > >> >> >> I think the AutoStreamer did it's job making the iso file that is > >> > supposed > >> >> > to be > >> >> >> a cd boot file, so it should take care of all the boot stuff for > > you. > >> >> >> Then, I used Easy cd creator five to burn the cd. I've seen several > > web > >> >> > pages > >> >> >> that said if you don't use later versions, you won't make a good > > boot > >> >> > disk, so I > >> >> >> don't know, but it makes me suspecting? The cd's appear to burn > >> >> > successfully. > >> >> >> I have two computers that both seem to recognize that the cd is > >> > supposed > >> >> > to > >> >> >> boot, but then, so far, all boot type cd's I've made fail, the most > >> >> > usually > >> >> >> thing is can't find the ntldr file, which is where it is supposed to > > be > >> > on > >> >> > the > >> >> >> cd. > >> >> >> > >> >> >> Bob Noble > >> >> >> www.sonic.net/bnoble <http://www.sonic.net/bnoble> > >> >> >> ----- Original Message ----- > >> >> >> From: "trapper" <trapper@xxxxxxx <mailto:trapper@xxxxxxx>> > >> >> >> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>> > >> >> >> Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 6:25 PM > >> >> >> Subject: [pcductape] Re: ->sp2 cd booting > >> >> >> > >> >> >> > >> >> >> > your saying that all went well or it at least looked like it did, > > but > >> >> > then > >> >> >> > when you tried it..it didn't??? > >> >> >> > Where was the glitch?? > >> >> > >> >> To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > >> >> pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > >> >> OR by logging into the Web interface. > >> >> > >> >> To view the message archives simply go to: > >> > http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcductape/ > >> >> Take a look at our homepage at http://sanneumann.home.comcast.net/ > >> > > >> > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > >> > pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > >> > OR by logging into the Web interface. > >> > > >> > To view the message archives simply go to: > >> > http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcductape/ > >> > Take a look at our homepage at http://sanneumann.home.comcast.net/ > >> > > >> > >> To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > >> pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > >> OR by logging into the Web interface. > >> > >> To view the message archives simply go to: > > http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcductape/ > >> Take a look at our homepage at http://sanneumann.home.comcast.net/ > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > > pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > > OR by logging into the Web interface. > > > > To view the message archives simply go to: > > http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcductape/ > > Take a look at our homepage at http://sanneumann.home.comcast.net/ > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send an email to > pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field > OR by logging into the Web interface. > > To view the message archives simply go to: http://www.freelists.org/archives/pcductape/ > Take a look at our homepage at http://sanneumann.home.comcast.net/

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