At boot...Windows asks me to pick version

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by outragis, Oct 1, 2002.

  1. outragis

    outragis Guest

    I wiped my harddrive clean, and installed xp over again, now when I boot, it asks me to pick which version of xp prof I want to use, when I choose the top one, it works great, when I pic the other on, It says file not found, reinstall! I just want to get rid of this option of choosing between the two! Any ideas?
  2. Glaanieboy

    Glaanieboy Moderator

    The Netherlands
    Rightclick 'my computer'. Click 'Advanced' tab and click 'Settings' under 'Startup and Recovery'. Remove the tick at 'Time to display list of operating systems' and click OK to confirm. Now restart your computer and you won't be nagged by that screen anymore!
  3. sboulema

    sboulema Moderator

    Amstelveen, The Netherlands
    go to the file c:\boot.ini and edit it. Remove the second line that says windows xp and you will have a normal boot
  4. outragis

    outragis Guest

    I used both , and they worked! Thanks SOOOO much!!!;)
  5. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

    Melbourne Australia
    My face, my beautiful face. Ahhhggggg :eek:
  6. outragis

    outragis Guest