Getting rid of the Linux dual boot menu in the master boot record

Getting rid of the Linux dual boot menu in the master boot record and preparing to install windows.

**Required

***Windows 98 bootable installation disk

=== Using a win98 installation disk. ===

Insert disk into cd drive and (re)start machine.

When the machine starts, the menu will offer two options:-

**Boot from hard disk
**boot from cd rom drive

***choose boot from cd rom drive.

The next menu offers:-

**start windows 98 setup from cd rom
**start computer with cd rom support
**start computer without cd rom support

***choose start the computer with cdrom support.

You will now get the a: prompt on the screen, which looks like this:-

A:\>

type fdisk /mbr then press enter.

Restart the machine, again choose boot from cd, but then choose start win98 setup, and allow setup to configure the hard disk.

This will require another restart, after which, the hard disk will be formatted, and the install will start.

Removing the dual boot menu in the MBR can also be achieved with a win 98 floppy. Boot the floppy and type:- fdisk /mbr at the A:> prompt.

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