March, 2009 - PowerCram Blog

Windows Diskpart Command

Diskpart is a Recovery Console command used to create or delete partitions on hard drives. Diskpart Command Syntax diskpart /add /add = The /add option will create a new partition on the specified hard drive. diskpart /delete /delete = This option will remove a specified partition on a specified hard drive. Diskpart Command Examples: diskpart /add DeviceHardDisk0 10000 […]

Windows Fixmbr Command

Fixmbr is a Recovery Console command that writes a new master boot record to the hard disk drive that you specify. Fixmbr Command Syntax fixmbr (device_name) device_name = This is where you designate the exact drive location that a master boot record will be written to. If no device is specified, the master boot record will be written […]

Windows Fixboot Command

Fixboot is a Recovery Console command that writes a new partition boot sector to the system partition that you specify. Fixboot Command Syntax fixboot (drive) drive = This is the drive that a boot sector will be written to and will replace the system partition that you’re currently logged on to. If no drive is specified, the boot […]

Bootcfg Command in Windows 7, Vista, 2008

Bootcfg is a Recovery Console command used to build or modify the boot.ini file. Bootcfg Command Syntax: bootcfg /list /list = This option will list every entry in the boot list in the boot.ini file. bootcfg /scan /scan = Using this option will instruct bootcfg to scan all drives for installations of Windows and then display the results. […]