This all depends on how you installed XP and what you told the XP installation routine to do with the Win2K installation. If, as I suspect, you've installed XP and Win2K on the same partiton, I'm surprised that it even works!
Putting that aside, can you boot into both the Win2K and the XP installations successfully? If so, then boot into the XP installation.
Open up Windows Explorer and ensure that you can view Hidden and System files.
Locate the boot.ini file in the root of the boot drive (usually C:\)
Right click on it and remove the Read Only check mark
Copy the boot.ini file with another name (I'd suggest boot.BAK)
Then right click on boot.ini and select "Open"
Here's an example of what one looks like:
multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Windows XP Professional" /fastdetect
multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(2)\WINNT="Windows 2000 Professional" /fastdetect
In your case, it's likely that there will be some differences:
- the \WINDOWS will likely be \WINNT
- the partition(1) value should be the same for both installations
So, what you'll do is delete the value for the Win2k installation. You'll also have to make sure that the default= line points to the WINNT directory that your XP installation is in. Once all that's done, save the file then re-make it Read-Only. Then reboot and check to see if it works.
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