problem with FC4 and multiboot Windows system

Tony Nelson tonynelson at
Fri Dec 9 03:53:01 UTC 2005

At 4:18 PM -0600 12/8/05, Jeff Schmidt wrote:
>I recently installed FC4 on a Dell PC with two drives. The first has
>XP on it, the second is split into Windows Server 2003 and FC4 (I
>need to test software on several OS's). After I set FC4 up, I can't
>boot into either of the Windows installs. Server 2003 goes nowhere,
>and booting XP dumps me into some Dell diagnostic app. I'm pretty
>sure I had the partitions correct during boot configuration. Where do
>I go now?

Which bootloader are you using?  NTLDR (boot.ini) or GRUB or Lilo?

I had confusion with NTLDR because my WinXP was on an Extended partition,
and installation had added a new Basic partition, which caused the Extended
partitions to have new UNC path numbers.
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