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What does ntldr mean and what is it?


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2009-12-31 07:52:24
2009-12-31 07:52:24

NTLDR means New Technology Loader, which is a component that Windows XP, Vista, 2000, and 7 have to load up before starting the computer, if you get a message like that the best thing to do is to repair your computer with the OS (Operating System) disk that came with it.


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Ntldr located is C:\i386\ntldr C:\i386\ or C:\WINDOWS\ServicePackFiles\i386\ntldr posted by Josepharulselvan.R

copy_d:\i386\ntldr c:\By babuye Getachoo

"Ntldr" has no extension. Also "hosts" has no extension. "Ntldr" is an executable file, and "hosts" is a text file (but that would be an answer to a different question).

NTLDR will default to \Windows on the first partition of the first hard drive.

NTLoader NTLDRA: The boot loader program for windows NT/2000/XP, is Ntldr or Io.sys.

NTLDR is A boot loader is a special program whose purpose is to load other software and files that are required to bring the computing system into a ready-to-run state. NTLDR is an abbreviation for New Technology Loader, and it is the boot loader for all the releases of Microsoft's Windows NT operating system up to Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP. In Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista, NTLDR has been replaced by Windows Boot Manager and winload.exeNT Loader requires the following two files for its proper functioning:NTLDR - It contains the main boot loader.Boot.ini - It contains the configuration options.There are 3 step to repair ntldr errorIf you got ntldr error then there is a 94% chance that your computer has registry problems. To repair ntldr error you need to follow the steps below:* Step 1 - Download a ntldr error repair tool,install this error repair tool.* Step 2 - Click the Repair All Button.It will scan you PC for Free.* Step 3 - Then click the Repair All Button again and your done! It is very easy to repair ntldr error.Here are the URL of ntldr error repair tool:

NTLDR is the bootloader used in NT-based versions prior to Windows Vista. Its purpose is to load the NT kernel in memory and pass it certain parameters.

yes. I've enc0untered pr0blems like this. And the only thing to do is ref0rmat the system.

you will get an error when you start up your computer. it will say NTLDR is missing press ctrl alt del to continue....... so don't do it!!

ntldr file is the main boot loader file for all releases of Windows NT operating system up to and including Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. .NTLDR (abbreviation of NT loader). NTLDR's first action is to read the Boot.ini file.[5] NTLDR allows the user to choose which operating system to boot from at the menu. For NT and NT-based operating systems, it also allows the user to pass preconfigured options to the kernel.

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12Во время попытки загрузки компьютера пользователь видит надпись «NTLDR is missing» (NTLDR отсутствует). Что из этого следует?

NTLDR is indeed a key boot file in Windows 2000 and all of the Windows operating systems since Windows NT. A machine will not boot without that file.

If the system drive is C, then the address is C:\

The initial self-test will fail to load.


I Think its BOOT.INI, but it might be NTLDR

One of you windows operating system important files has been corrrupted,deleted or unreadable.That will be the main cause that your NTLDR cant load. I found it similar to this one. It is worth pointing out that the ntldr file is usually missing due to virus attack. You hould run an antivirus scan as soon as possible after you have repaired on the disk.

In the root folder on the system drive.


ntldr , ntdetect & boot.ini are the main bootfiles in winXp.

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