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#1101 i


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Posted 15 July 2014 - 07:21 AM

I have Updated IMG_XP_85.exe package with new version of IMG_XP_Update.exe

Download - IMG_XP_85 - mirror


Thanks for the update...

Strange since App is running fine here and shows the normal GUI dialog where you can select VHD Image file.
You can use it just as the original IMG_XP_Update.exe
It seems to me that the download is not OK
Try again using different download environment.

In my hurry to download your app, I didn't check the data host's check box (I downloaded their faulty downloader earlier) :P

Your app starts fine [edit] and works perfect.

Once again, thanks for the effort.

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Posted 26 July 2014 - 11:59 AM

Edit: Mister Wimb, please check your PM. :)

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Posted 27 June 2015 - 02:47 PM

I have created with imagex a windows XP syspreped wim file, which boots into mini-setup and goes from there, which has correct HAL, massstorage driver, tested working installing directly to the harddrive.


I would like to apply this wim file to VHD created by VHD_XP_CREATE, so I can boot from grub4dos, without having to install from the Windows XP ISO + the wim file has all my software installed already, so will be faster etc


I prepared a 7.0GB VHD file using VHD_XP_CREATE

Mounted as m: using imdisk

I applied the wim file using imagex - imagex.exe /apply "c:\wim\winxp.wim" 1 m:

under PE I would then use - bootsect.exe" /nt52 m: /force - but this fails (not sure what to do about this), and am not sure if this is neccesary from grub4dos anyway


From this point I need to inject the driver firadisk or winvblock and create the grub4dos menu

I used USB_XP_FIX to update c:\vhd

I used VHD_XP_CREATE to install grub4dos back onto the harddisk

Select the vhd file to boot, however it doesnt seem to boot to mini setup and it gets the stop 7xb error


Should I be looking at the massstorage driver, modifying ntdetect.com (eg Dietmar's ntdetect) or is USB_XP_FIX doing something?


Has anyone tried this approach before? I would like to get it working as booting XP from a syspreped VHD would be handy

#1104 majid55

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Posted 22 October 2016 - 07:00 AM

please help link for Download - IMG_XP  not corect another link please

#1105 wimb


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Posted 24 October 2016 - 07:05 AM

please help link for Download - IMG_XP  not corect another link please


The section Downloads>Tools of this forum contains the files VHD_XP_Setup, VHD_XP_Compact, VHD_W7_Compact, VHD_W8_Compact and Win_Restore.



The section Downloads>Boot tools of this forum contains the files UEFI_MULTI and UFD_Format.



The IMG_XP package is in fact the sum of these Downloads.

Please use above download links, since I cannot repair the original download link for IMG_XP.

#1106 random_memory

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Posted 25 October 2016 - 03:10 AM

Hi wimb,
Sorry, I aware that you are more active in reboot.pro. So I repeat my reply here as a copy of 911cd.
I have seen your reply to majid55 and I can get almost all blocked files. The problem is I am not sure if everything needed are there. 
Here is a list of your shared files in "https://www.mediafir...?233dka636369k"and their status:
2014-08-26 21:31:59 BOOT_IMG_85.exe Downloads: 5491, Size: 1 MB #01 OK
2014-08-23 15:51:01 BOOT_USB_74.exe Downloads: 6682, Size: 5 MB #02 OK
2014-08-26 22:05:40 IMG_XP_85.exe Downloads: 7735, Size: 29 MB #03 Blocked
2012-03-20 02:06:57 MBR_Backup.exe Downloads: 9628, Size: 1 MB #04 OK
2013-02-02 02:29:11 TBx64.7z Downloads: 3785, Size: 303 KB #05 OK
2014-08-26 22:02:49 UEFI_MULTI_85.exe Downloads: 1937, Size: 9 MB #06 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...boot-usb-drive/
2014-08-23 15:50:26 UFD_FORMAT_85.exe Downloads: 1452, Size: 2 MB #07 OK
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...415-ufd-format/
2013-11-13 15:45:28 USB_Part_Flip_46.exe Downloads: 3004, Size: 581 KB #08 OK
2014-08-26 21:59:31 U_XP_SET_26.exe Downloads: 1744, Size: 9 MB #09 Blocked
2014-08-26 21:58:33 VHD_W7C_85.exe Downloads: 1752, Size: 5 MB #10 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...ct-make-mini-7/
2014-02-12 15:19:36 VHD_W7C_drivers.exe Downloads: 3197, Size: 3 MB #11 OK
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...versexe-plugin/
2014-08-26 22:01:42 VHD_W8C_85.exe Downloads: 1519, Size: 9 MB #12 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...ct-make-mini-8/
2014-08-26 21:57:55 VHD_XPC_85.exe Downloads: 1791, Size: 5 MB #13 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...t-make-mini-xp/
2014-08-26 22:00:33 VHD_XP_Setup_85.exe Downloads: 2414, Size: 9 MB #14 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...tall-xp-in-vhd/
2012-08-05 13:56:47 WinVBlock_Install.zip Downloads: 8202, Size: 102 KB #15 OK
2014-08-23 15:52:58 Win_Restore_85.exe Downloads: 1685, Size: 6 MB #16 Blocked
Alternate download address: http://reboot.pro/fi...-on-hdd-or-usb/
So, except the largest one "IMG_XP_85.exe", there is only one file "U_XP_SET_26.exe" cannot be downloaded. I am not sure if that's enough cause I don't know what is in the missing "U_XP_SET_26.exe".

#1107 wimb


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Posted 25 October 2016 - 06:57 AM

U_XP_SET belongs to Install from USB AFTER Booting with PE


U_XP_SET is not part of IMG_XP package
U_XP_SET is an old approach and not used anymore.
Instead use WinNTSetup http://www.msfn.org/...386-387-beta-4/


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