Which of these would be the best choice for repairing a master boot record in Windows XP?
A) Run FIXMBR from a command prompt with administrative rights
B) Run FIXBOOT from the Windows Recovery Console
C) Run FIXMBR from the Windows Recovery Console
D) Use DISKPART to rebuild the MBR
E) Run BOOTREC /FIXMBR from the Windows repair utility
F) My master boot record player isn’t working today
The answer: C) Run FIXMBR from the Windows Recovery Console
The FIXMBR command will rebuild the master boot record on the specified Windows XP drive.
Want to know more? Watch “Using the Windows Recovery Console and Command Prompt.”
If you have a Windows computer that won’t boot, you may still be able to manage the OS through the Windows Recovery Console or the Windows Command Prompt. In this video, you’ll learn about these recovery tools and some commands that can help get your system running when all else fails.