Windows XP most common error NTLDR missing - Press any key for restart

We get several types of error in Windows XP. NTLDR (stand for new technology loader) missing is very common error. Today we will discus it briefly, why this type of error occur and how to resolve NTLDR missing error. How to resolve NTLDR issue without installing Windows setup again. Learn how to handle NTLDR error?

Windows XP most common error NTLDR missing - Press any key to restart

Hi to all user. Toady we will discus about windows error "NTLDR" (stand for new technology loader) missing. Press any key for restart. In this article I will teach you why this error occur and how to get rid from this problem?


NTLDR missing error occur when these condition exist in computer:
1.Your computer C drive (it may differ if you install windows in other drive) formatted with FAT32 file system.
2. Physical disk drive does not match with BIOS parameters.


step 1
Insert your Windows XP CD and restart computer.
step 2
Boot from your disk drive for select boot drive press F10 continuously.step3
When welcome screen apear, press 'R' for open Recovery console.
step 4
Select windows installation and at command line enter these command write in console 'fixmbr' and press enter. You can then write 'fixboot' and press enter.
Now close console and restart your computer, now your computer start normally.
If problem not solved try with following method:
Search in goggle and download BCUPDATE2.EXE.
copy BCUPDATE2.EXE into root folder of windows setup CD.
at command prompt write 'bcupdate2.exe C: /F'.
Press Y for select yes.
now you done.


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