MBR problem.

Martin Paredes mapsware at prodigy.net.mx
Wed Sep 22 22:53:49 PDT 2004

if you have the FAQ installed, check the question 3.9. Windows 95/98 killed my 
boot manager! How do I get it back?



give a try to the question 9.10. How can I use the NT loader to boot FreeBSD?



On Wednesday 22 September 2004 19:12, Eric Boucher wrote:
> Hi,
> I have this problem. I was using FreeBSD 5.1 along
> with Windows XP for a while. I had to re-install
> Windows for some reasons. Before the re-installation,
> I was using the dual boot system from FreeBSD (the one
> with which you have to choose with the "F" keys the OS
> you want to boot). But when I re-installed Windows,
> the MBR seems to be reseted so that now, I can only
> boot Windows (even if my FreeBSD is still on my
> machine, because I re-installed Windows on the same
> partition it was). Is there a way, with the FreeBSD CD
> or something, to re-initialise the MBR so that I can
> see both FreeBSD and Windows (or to be like when you
> install a fresh copy of FreeBSD after installing it
> after Windows )?
> Thanks,
> Eric
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