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Open Explorer/My Computer and navigate to Ghost's program directory (C:\Program Files\Symantec......) 8. Computer Help Mar 12, 2010 Norton SystemWorks 2001 problem.....can't do the liveupdate..solved Computer Help Sep 26, 2000 (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Your sambucaa, Jul 17, 2005 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. I wasn't looking forward to telling my wife that my simple Ghost backup of her only work computer managed to screw up her machine. http://fmcproducts.net/stuck-in/stuck-in-the-bin.php

My pc still was booting up in ghost. One of the problems that Ghost has is running on a heavily fragmented computer. By 70-240 in forum Certification Replies: 14 Last Post: February 20th, 2012, 03:35 AM windows98 error HELP PLEASE !!! Try these resources.

I had to go to the command prompt and type d: to go to the usb files and then go into fdisk and then change the active partition to my windows The Norton knowledgebase also suggests manually removing the "virtual partition" and reactivating the windows partition with gdisk. Ctrl+c (or ctrl+x) doesn't do anything. Create a SymAccount now!' Cannot exit from the Ghost Virtual Boot Partition TECH107980 October 30th, 2013 http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH107980 Support / Cannot exit from the Ghost Virtual Boot Partition Did this article resolve

  • If for some reason they are not present then just put a copy of ghreboot.exe into it.
  • Submit a Threat Submit a suspected infected fileto Symantec.
  • Restarting your computer from the Virtual Partition To restart your computer back into Windows from the Virtual Partition, you must run the Ghreboot executable.

Select "Standard Boot Disk" 5. Anyway, Ghost has been very useful in handling NTFS hdds but it appears time to explore are other options. Kind of like the way Windows 7 has Winre.wim? When I view it outside of windows using partition wizzard boot CD, it shows it differently.

Latest: jackstar7, Mar 7, 2017 at 5:42 PM Politics and News The National Park Services released official photos from Trump's inauguratuion Latest: Blackjack200, Mar 7, 2017 at 5:41 PM Politics and I'd like to be super duper sure about what I'm going to do with this because messing up the OS/data on this drive would be a fairly significant disaster. I don't really have a good reason for suggesting that, other than I like to make sure everything's still in tact before letting windows move stuff around like that.) mhoydis, https://www.symantec.com/connect/blogs/ghost-2003-problem You should be able to enter the virtual partition when your in windows and see the ghost folder with the tools in it.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Just let me know if you want help trying that. cd ghost 4. >gdisk 1 /act /p:1 5. >gdisk 1 /del /p:2 6. The Ghost GUI would freeze with an hour glass.

As you know, a MBR allows 4 primary partition slots. https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/solved-norton-ghost-2003-i-cant-get-back-into-windows.1721818/ Did Ghost mess up my hard drive (SATA type)? Thanks a ton for posting the fix. Windows XP SP2.

Usually that is all I have to do to get back into windows. his comment is here Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. It restarted in PC-DOS to perform the operation, but it froze while loading the Ghost program. Skip to main content Norton.com Norton Community Home Forums Blogs Search HelpWelcome Message FAQs Search Tips Participation Guidelines Terms and Conditions MenuUserLog in Sign up English简体中文 Français Deutsch 日本語 Português Español

Once I did that, everything ran fine. If the previous steps do not solve the problem, then use GDisk to manually make the same changes as the previous commands. I experienced the same halting on the cursor or hour glass. http://fmcproducts.net/stuck-in/stuck-in-one-url.php Posts: 18 California, USA Back to top Re: Stuck in Ghost Virtual Partition - Can't reboo Reply #3 - May 16th, 2007 at 1:34am Fdisk.exe works also.The problem occurs because

Here is what they say: To restart into Windows Stop Ghost and go to a DOS prompt: If running the Ghost DOS client, NGctdos.exe, type: Ctrl+X If running the Ghost executable, I did it again so I could get a screenshot.  This is XP in VirtualPC. To restart your computer in Windows 1 At the command line, type ghreboot. 2 Press Enter.

SHUNNA 16:07 02 Aug 05 While I was away writing post, restore had got to 60% and was asking for second disk.

If ghost does actually depend on writing to the MBR to boot into its "PC DOS", then I would assume running windows' fixmbr command would just write a new NTLDR to it's basically a better version of partition magic, that is built by the open source community. Choose the option that displays all partitions. Here is how it is done: Stop Ghost and go to a DOS prompt: If running the Ghost DOS client, NGctdos.exe, type Ctrl+X If running the Ghost executable, Ghost.exe, type Ctrl+C

Join our site today to ask your question. C:\ghost\ghreboot The ghost partition was removed and windows booted normally. AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology > Computer Help > Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware navigate here Can I simply delete this file in Windows Explorer?

It might seem like my solution is like killing a mouse with a sledgehammer, but here it is. 1. Log in to Reply Waleed on September 22, 2009 at 6:03 am said: badrah . Fdisk worked for me, however my situation wasn't exactly the same as yours.