LKBEN10840: Recovery console for Windows xp


You need the recovery console for windows xp


You want to install the recovery console on your local harddisk.


If you want to have the recovery console as an option in your Windows bootmenu you have to install it on your local harddisk.

To install the recovery console on your local harddisk insert the original Windows XP Installation-CD into your CD-ROM and conduct the following commandline start>run "x:\i386\winnt32 /cmdcons" (x stands for your CD-ROM driveletter). Confirm the following request and after the next restart you have the recovery console option in your bootmenu.


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About the Author

Author: Wim Peeters - Keskon GmbH & Co. KG

Wim Peeters is electronics engineer with an additional master in IT and over 30 years of experience, including time spent in support, development, consulting, training and database administration. Wim has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5. He has developed in C/C++, Java and C# on Windows and Linux. He writes knowledge base articles to solve IT problems and publishes them on the Lubby Knowledge Platform.

Latest update: 05/10/2020 | Comment: