The ‘Windows installation’ Archives
Posted August 19, 2004 by

Windows XP: Installing from the Hard Drive

This is an install tech-recipe for Windows XP. It describes how to install Windows XP from the hard drive.

Posted August 6, 2004 by

Setting Up a PC with Multiple Operating Systems

This Tech-Recipes tutorial explains installing more than one operating system (OS) on a PC (i.e., dual booting, triple booting).

Posted August 1, 2004 by

Creating your own Bootable Windows XP CD-ROM and installing XP from boot disk

This recipe requires the following ingredients: Windows XP Professional Setup disc, Neroburn 5 or 6, Windows 98 Bootdisk, smartdrv.exe, FAT32 Parition to install XP on (REQUIRED, NTFS is not detected in DOS w/o appropriate software)

Posted July 17, 2004 by

Install a DNS Server on a Windows 2003 Server

Windows comes with a DNS server, but it is not installed by default. This Tech-Recipes tutorial explains how to install a DNS server on a Windows 2003 server.

Posted July 9, 2004 by

Fix for Error: Incompatible BIOS translation detected

The common error message described in this tech-recipe can cause difficulties unless you know the fix.

Posted July 8, 2004 by

Uninstall Hidden Devices, Drivers, and Services

This tutorial describes the steps used to remove unwanted devices, drivers, and services from the device manager. These instructions can be used with Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista and Windows 7.

Posted July 8, 2004 by

Fix for XP Error: The procedure entry point GetIUMS could not be located

The common error appears when users perform a repair install of Windows. Here is how to get around it without waiting hours and hours.

Posted June 30, 2004 by

XP: Repair or Fix Master Boot Record Using Recovery Console

Problems with the master boot record (MBR) of a system may prevent the system from booting. The MBR may be affected by malicious code, become corrupted by disk errors, or be overwritten by other boot loaders when experimenting with multiple operating systems on a host. This tech-recipe describes one method of repairing the MBR for […]

Posted December 18, 2003 by

XP: Install Windows from a Bootable Floppy Disc

This recipe describes the mechanism for installing XP if you do not have bootable CD-ROM.