Category Archives: Windows

This category is for sharing articles related to the Windows operating system.

Boot WinPE via WimBoot from Grub2 and iPXE

wimboot is a boot loader for WinPE (.wim). You can use wimboot to boot WinPE from Grub2 in Legacy mode and iPXE in UEFI mode. Introduction Grub2 iPXE Introduction AIO Boot uses wimboot to boot WinPE when it can not directly use Windows Boot Manager. In fact wimboot will boot Windows Boot Manager from RAM … Continue reading Boot WinPE via WimBoot from Grub2 and iPXE

 

Boot Windows from Grub2 command line

Grub2 is a powerful boot loader and supports booting most operating systems. This article will guide you to boot Windows from Grub2 command line. Although you can scan and boot into most of the operating systems installed on computers such as Windows, Linux, FreeBSD and macOS from the AIO Boot’s Grub2 menu. But Windows is … Continue reading Boot Windows from Grub2 command line

 

How to install OS through Network boot (step by step)

Boot from LAN is really useful if you have lots of computers. This article will guide you how to install OS through Network boot. Introduction Configure PXE server Share Folder or Drive Install Windows Linux Introduction Since the early versions of AIO Boot, this tool has supported booting from the LAN. It supports you to … Continue reading How to install OS through Network boot (step by step)

 

Change BCD path in Legacy and UEFI mode

Have a user asked me how to change the BCD path. In this article I will guide you to do it on both Legacy and UEFI modes. Boot Configuration Data (BCD) files provide a store that is used to describe boot applications and boot application settings. The objects and elements in the store effectively replace … Continue reading Change BCD path in Legacy and UEFI mode

 

How to fix blue screen when installing Windows XP

If you install Windows XP on a modern system, you may experience a blue screen error. This article will help you fix this. Cause How to fix Cause I do not have a modern computer and I have never encountered a blue screen error when booting into the Windows XP installer. When I used VirtualBox … Continue reading How to fix blue screen when installing Windows XP

 

There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disk into drive

“There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disk into drive” is an error that occurs when you assign a drive letter to an unmounted disk device. Cause Resolution Cause Each hard disk drive, floppy disk or CD/DVD drive will be assigned a drive letter to help users easily identify and access them. However, … Continue reading There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disk into drive

 

Methods to create a Windows installation of AIO Boot

AIO Boot supports multiple Windows installers in one USB/HDD. This article will help you choose one of two methods that are more suitable for you. How does it work? An ISO file of the Windows installer will contain the necessary files for the installation. Include bootloader files, menus, WinPE and Windows version images. AIO Boot already includes … Continue reading Methods to create a Windows installation of AIO Boot

 

Install Grub2 on USB and HDD from Windows

Grub2 is a very powerful boot loader, developed by GNU. You can easily install Grub2 from Windows with just a few commands. Grub2 supports both UEFI and Legacy BIOS modes. It is capable of booting most Windows, Linux, BSD and macOS operating systems. For more information on Grub2, please refer to the GNU GRUB Manual. Grub2 … Continue reading Install Grub2 on USB and HDD from Windows

 

Install Grub2 for AIO Boot and integrate WinPE 10 on Linux

AIO Boot is currently only supported on Windows. If you want to use this tool on Linux, integrate WinPE 10 and boot into a Windows environment. Linux is good and free OS, however Windows is more popular. Because knowledge of Linux is limited, AIO Boot is not supported on Linux at this time. However, you can … Continue reading Install Grub2 for AIO Boot and integrate WinPE 10 on Linux

 

Add Grub2 and Grub4Dos of AIO Boot to Windows Boot Manager

Grub2 and Grub4Dos of AIO Boot can be booted from Windows Boot Manager without having to install them to your hard drive. Note: This method only applies to Legacy BIOS mode. UEFI mode is not supported. Introduce Install AIO Boot Windows Boot Manager Windows 7/8.1/10 Windows XP Introduce When you boot into Windows, there is always a … Continue reading Add Grub2 and Grub4Dos of AIO Boot to Windows Boot Manager