[RC5] Re: rc5-digest V1 #167
cannona at poboxes.com
Mon Mar 16 19:23:08 EST 1998
It's ok. I'm semi-knowledgeable about those kinds of things. I just
wasn't sure what the command does. I don't have any disk management, boot
menu, or other stuff that I know about. Thanks all.
REAL NAME: Aaron Willis Cannon
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On Mon, 16 Mar 1998, John Chris Wren wrote:
> Thanks for using NetForward!
> That's a pretty arbitrary thing to tell someone to go do, without more
> knowledge of the system. If he has some kind of disk management
> software (to allow larger hard drives on older systems), you'll have
> just killed his ability to boot the system.
> On Mon, 16 Mar 1998 11:54:32 -0800, you wrote:
> >Hello Aaron!
> >Aaron Cannon wrote:
> >> So that's what's (is that correct English?) been screwing with my
> >> computer.
> >> On a related note, last few times I've booted my computer, it has given me
> >> a message that I might have a virus because my boot record has been
> >> modified. Any ideas?
> >Open a dos prompt. Type: FDISK /MBR <Enter>
> >Then re-boot.
> >That should solve your problem. If it does not, you need anti-viral utils.
> John "Chris" Wren, KD4DTS
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