March 20, 2000

Windows 2000 Boot Disk

Question: I have installed Windows 2000 on my laptop. I would like to create an emergency start disk akin to Windows 98. My current partition is FAT32. I created a floppy as per instructions using the backup utility. When I use the disk to boot I get NTLDR is missing.

Dual Processor Support

Question: Does Microsoft plan on implementing dual processor support in Windows “Millenium” and will it be based on NT? I’m just trying to decide whether I should upgrade my Win98 machine to Win2K, or wait for the Millenium version. I want to take advantage of my dual Celeron 466’s. I

NT Workstation 4.0 Home Network

Question: I have two PCs at home which are used by various members of my family. I want to connect them as a small network. Can I do this by loading Workstation on each machine, or do I need to load the server version of NT on one of them?

Schedule a Batch File

Question: I need to schedule a batch file to automatically run at night. I have tried every variation of the “AT” command from a command line on the Windows NT Server (NT4) and it will not execute the batch file. If I run the batch file manually from the command