At the command prompt, I ran the following: fixmbr c: fixboot c: Here is how that looks like: That should re-install the MBR on the disk. Find More Posts by litlmary 03-31-2012, 01:41 PM #8 hdluke LQ Newbie Registered: Mar 2007 Posts: 3 Rep: ToBe's fix did it for me. It's been a long 24 hours of stubbornness. My 21 yr old adult son hates me English fellow vs Arabic fellah How to Fill Between two Curves Read past end of file to recover data Why is the size check over here
The internets failed me. NAT: a Virtualbox and VMWare Comparison5Host system resets (crashes) when using VMWare or VirtualBox and 64-bit guest systems5All VMware software & their installers fail to start, all of sudden, with no Here is what I ran to create my OVA template: [[emailprotected] Windows XP Professional]$ ovftool Windows\ XP\ Professional.vmx Win_XP.ova Opening VMX No Yes Did this article save you the trouble of contacting technical support? https://www.veritas.com/support/en_US/article.000018923
Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 2. I fooled around with the UBCD. This post helped me fix my borked system when it was posted.
Reply ↓ Jason on January 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm said: Hey oneofakind, Sorry to hear it didn't work. For this purpose, complete HD wiping is unnecessary. Tweet ← Previous post Next post → Related Posts Converting a Windows disk from MBR to GPT layout without data loss Improve your documentations with Visio Stencils for VMware, Hyper-V and Mergeide You might need to edit your LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment to include the library installation path, /usr/lib/vmware-vix-disklib/lib32 (or lib64) for instance.
share|improve this answer answered Jan 10 '11 at 16:09 Keith Bentrup 16519 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Error Loading Operating System Virtualbox Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Plenty of people have had the problem, but most of the solutions involved Linux or Vista+ (or reformatting. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/476936?start=0&tstart=0 It also means leaving the BIOS setting on AUTO.
No Yes Request unsuccessful. even installed Debian, FreeBSD, SuSE, made it all FAT32, nuked it, made NTFS, made it reiser,ext2, ext3 everything, NOTHING worked, I kept getting "error loading operating system" no matter what OS Find More Posts by mrmazda Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced Search Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post Board index The team • Delete all board cookies • All times are UTC + 1 hour [ DST ] Get VirtualBox Forum powered by phpBB © phpBB Group By any
Thanks! http://www.running-system.com/error-loading-operating-system/ Several functions may not work. Vmware Error Loading Operating System Windows Xp Notice that the destination VMDK is called Windows_XP.vmdk. Vmware Fusion Error Loading Operating System I would suggest you also try running bootsect with the following options: bootsect /nt52 c: /force /mbr bootsect /nt52 SYS /force /mbr There is a possibility that the startup repair option
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Don't despair there is probably good news! Manually set it to LBA instead. it may also help to make sure that the drive with the OS loads before other hard drives. 1 members found this post helpful. this content On many motherboards in the BIOS setting for your HD, it is set to AUTO..
I just shut off and rebooted my computer, and now it has the 'error loading operating system.' I tried to follow what you said, but... "The most likely solution is that The newer board was set to "auto" and using LBA. Here is how the Storage settings initially after the migration: Then I changed the Contoller to IDE and also added my XP ISO, so I could boot from it.
Anyone have any luck with this ?? 1303-287180-1560930 Back to top Report abuse Back to XenConvert Reply to quoted posts Clear Citrix ©1999-2016 Citrix Systems, Inc. Bookmark the permalink. 8 thoughts on “Error loading operating system after vmware converter” oneofakind on January 24, 2011 at 8:02 am said: Hi Thanks for your Tip. I don’t even know why I did that. Another person had issues by changing the ld.so.conf files and ended going that route.
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I was probably thinking that if I was backing up to a FAT32 partition then this might help out.