NTLDR (abbreviation of NT loader) is the boot loader for all releases of Windows
NT operating system up to and including Windows XP and Windows Server ...
The bootsect.exe utility program in the Win...
Nov 3, 2005 ... For Windows XP Professional to start, the system and boot partitions ... A hidden
system file that Ntldr loads for a Windows XP Professional multiple-boot ... Note
Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, and ... The BIOS reads
the MBR into memory and transfers control to the code in the MBR ...
Apr 4, 2013 ... We can see that the boot loader is a Microsoft Windows XP MBR ... Windows
2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 operating ... If the hibernation file
is not found, it reads the boot.ini file and prompts the user for the boot menu that
... in turn loads the 32-bit Bootmgr, which then loads the winload.exe, ...
Apr 13, 2001 ... The Windows 2000 boot process can differ, depending on its platform. This article
discusses ... The Windows 2000 loader reads the BOOT.INI file and displays the
operating system selections (boot loader menu). The Windows 2000 loader loads
the operating system selected by the user. If Windows 2000 is ...
NTLDR reads the BOOT.INI file. This is a text file that allows Windows NT to offer
... NTLDR doesn't display the menu and loads Windows 2000 using the default ...
The boot record (a very short program) loads two hidden files into memory. ... To
speed up boot process, the 2 second wait cycle of Windows 95 while "Starting ...
The BIOS then reads the MBR (Master Boot Record) which is in the first sector ...
Selecting XP from the boot menu (in case of multiple boot options) causes Ntldr
Jun 18, 2006 ... When you startup a Windows NT, 2000 or XP based machine (which ... It then
changes the processor into protected mode, starts the file system and reads the
contents of the boot.ini file. The boot.ini file determines startup options and the
boot menu ... After Windows loads successfully, Windows updates the ...
Oct 15, 2009 ... The Windows boot process is divided into three parts: the Boot ... system up to
and including Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. ... boot.ini, which contains
the configuration options for the boot menu. ... The NTLDR program loads a file
called NTdetect.com. ... Otherwise, NTLDR reads the boot.ini file.
Ultimately its job is to boot the Windows XP operating system which is stored on
... boot loader process until it loads and passes control to Windows XP kernel (
Ntoskrnl.ext) ... Ntldr reads Boot.ini and displays the Boot selection menu (if
necessary) ... Safe Mode—boots Windows XP with only minimum system files
Aug 10, 2014 ... The DOS Boot Process MS-DOS and similar operating systems ... The partition
boot sector loads Ntldr (NT Loader). It then switches the processor to protected
mode, starts the file system, and reads the contents of Boot.ini. ... the startup
menu, and select Enable Boot Logging to create a file called Ntbtlog.txt.