If you would ask me ;)

If you would ask me ;)


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Posted by CHEF on May 30, 2001 at 15:18:37:

In Reply to: Re: scsi wont boot! posted by colin on May 29, 2001 at 19:47:34:

OK, since you've mentioned me the first thing I can think of is to check the default section of boot.ini file.

If you want to boot for NT/2000 from SCSI drive your boot.ini has to be sth like:

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[boot loader]
timeout=30
default=scsi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINNT
[operating systems]
scsi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINNT="Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional" /fastdetect
C:\="Microsoft Windows 2000"

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SCSI : The value of your SCSI controller. If your it has BIOS enabled (probably not) use "multi(0)" instead of "scsi"

DISK : The ID of the disk (zero if IDE)

RDISK : The value of the disk (zero if SCSI)

PARTITION : (1-...) for all the types

The point is, that when you install NT/2000 from CDROM your boot.ini file has default settings and that's to boot from IDE HDD ;)

Cheers

CHEF
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