Loading Windows Xp

Karl Larsen k5di at zianet.com
Sun Mar 16 21:40:26 UTC 2008


Gareth Howells wrote:
> His point is that this is the Ubuntu mailing list, not a Windows mailing 
> list.
>
> To answer your query, I don't believe Windows XP supports FAT16. FAT32 has 
> been the standard FAT failing system since Windows 98.
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Karl Larsen" <k5di at zianet.com>
> To: "Ubuntu user technical support,not for general discussions" 
> <ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Sent: Sunday, March 16, 2008 8:51 PM
> Subject: Re: Loading Windows Xp
>
>
>   
>> Thilo Six wrote:
>>     
>>> Karl Larsen wrote the following on 16.03.2008 21:10
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>>>>     I made the first partition on the first hard drive open for windows
>>>> to occupy. I called it a FAT16 file system and another but the stupid
>>>> loader can't find it. I have an old Home edition cd-rom and it seems to
>>>> work but never completes. I guess I could try the older Windows 98 and
>>>> wee if it loads.
>>>>
>>>>     Any ideas will be appreciated. I have little experiance with 
>>>> windows.
>>>>
>>>> Karl
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>         
>>> Well have a look at the sig. at the end of most each post here:
>>>
>>> ubuntu-users mailing list
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>>> Reply-To: "Ubuntu user technical support, not for general discussions"
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>>>
>>> you may regard that. thx
>>>
>>>       
>>    I think your being silly. The other list knows a whole lot less than
>> I do :-)
>>
>> Karl
>>
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Thanks and I think the Windows format has just one speed. All or none :-)

It may be too big a problem to load windows after you have Linux installed.


Karl


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