Sorry for posting this again, but this is kinda important lol. Maybe it is just really simple and I'm thinking too hard...dunno.
This is the scenario, I had a 40GB hard drive in one computer and a 8.4 in another, I wanted to switch them, seeing how the 8.4GB HDD was rather small and it was on the main/superior comp. I popped each HD out, and switched them only to find how that someone had formated each one different, one was in NTFS and the Other (8.4GB) was fat32. So I hooked the the 40GB as slave to format it (keeping it NTFS). After I had done that I popped in my xp cd and *thought* that I did a convert to NTFS on the 8.4GB. Well I didn't, I installed XP to the 40GB instead now I'm dual booted and I can't remove the 8.4GB HD without getting a "NTLDR" error on startup. right now its set up like this:
Master = C:\ 8.4GB fat32
Slave = F:\ 40GB NTFS
this is how i want it:
Master = C:\ 40GB NTFS
How would I go about remeding this?
Thanks for any suggestions.
Oh yeah, I would rather not have to reformat the 8.4GB if i do not have to.
Not sure how it was formated to fat32 and not NTFS, I'm really tired, so I'm going to mess with it more tomorrow, I have a couple Idea's runnin around in my head, I just lack the motivation to carry them out. hahaha
Yeah, ok. Since the only thing I had on the Second hard drive was the accidentally installed XP. I just reformatted it, took the first hard disk out. Then I booted from CD-Rom to reinstall XP onto it. The only thing I have left to do is restore all my backups and format the other disk as well. There was proabably a way without having to reformat, but all this way put me out was about 1 hour.
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