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#1 Megaman1

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Posted 18 July 2010 - 10:11 AM

Hi,

can I use the "fixmbr" command using an XP pro OEM CD on a PC that has XP Pro retail installed on it?

(both OS's are 32-bit).


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Posted 18 July 2010 - 10:31 AM

Yes.

The fixmbr command is part of the XP Recovery Console.

Whether you use a retail/OEM MS XP Pro/Home CD...whether you download the Recovery Console and burn it to disk...it's the same tool.

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