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*Humphrey, Paul
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boot up countdown

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12-13-2002 01:44 AM
I had to install a hard drive and O/S (W2k) and can not remember where the
countdown setting is.

You know the "seconds until highlighted choice will be started" message
before the splash screen. The default is 30 seconds, but I typically set it
to 3.

I am feeling a little brain dead this morning and just can't remeber where
that setting is...

TIA

--
Paul Humphrey
CAD Manager
GUEST - REDDICK ARCHITECTS
602 Garrison Avenue, Suite 800 Fort Smith, AR 72901-2537
PH (479) 782-4085 FX (479) 782-7453
*Gilmer, Tom
Message 2 of 5 (241 Views)

Re: boot up countdown

12-13-2002 01:50 AM in reply to: *Humphrey, Paul
In NT it was in the boot.ini file.

- Tom

"Paul Humphrey" wrote in message
news:3966B2DFDE1BA3783FC1EE966F1E06C2@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> I had to install a hard drive and O/S (W2k) and can not remember where the
> countdown setting is.
>
> You know the "seconds until highlighted choice will be started" message
> before the splash screen. The default is 30 seconds, but I typically set
it
> to 3.
>
> I am feeling a little brain dead this morning and just can't remeber where
> that setting is...
>
> TIA
>
> --
> Paul Humphrey
> CAD Manager
> GUEST - REDDICK ARCHITECTS
> 602 Garrison Avenue, Suite 800 Fort Smith, AR 72901-2537
> PH (479) 782-4085 FX (479) 782-7453
>
>
*Nehls, Kevin
Message 3 of 5 (241 Views)

Re:

12-13-2002 01:52 AM in reply to: *Humphrey, Paul
Same place for Win2K. It's a hidden file at c:\

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Kevin Nehls


"Tom Gilmer" wrote in message
news:376F9B8D66A664CC67C3CB4912B87835@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> In NT it was in the boot.ini file.
>
*jerry.toy
Message 4 of 5 (241 Views)

Re: boot up countdown

12-13-2002 01:57 AM in reply to: *Humphrey, Paul
Right-click My Computer, select Properties, Advanced, Startup an Recovery.
You should find it here.

--
J_Toy


"Paul Humphrey" wrote in message
news:3966B2DFDE1BA3783FC1EE966F1E06C2@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> I had to install a hard drive and O/S (W2k) and can not remember where the
> countdown setting is.
>
> You know the "seconds until highlighted choice will be started" message
> before the splash screen. The default is 30 seconds, but I typically set
it
> to 3.
>
> I am feeling a little brain dead this morning and just can't remeber where
> that setting is...
>
> TIA
>
> --
> Paul Humphrey
> CAD Manager
> GUEST - REDDICK ARCHITECTS
> 602 Garrison Avenue, Suite 800 Fort Smith, AR 72901-2537
> PH (479) 782-4085 FX (479) 782-7453
>
>
*Humphrey, Paul
Message 5 of 5 (241 Views)

Re:

12-13-2002 01:58 AM in reply to: *Humphrey, Paul
there it is! I breezed through that and forgot the advanced tab...Thanks!

wrote in message
news:87379E582BBCC3B5A8A903FD7F8735B2@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Right-click My Computer, select Properties, Advanced, Startup an Recovery.
> You should find it here.
>
> --
> J_Toy
>
>
> "Paul Humphrey" wrote in message
> news:3966B2DFDE1BA3783FC1EE966F1E06C2@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > I had to install a hard drive and O/S (W2k) and can not remember where
the
> > countdown setting is.
> >
> > You know the "seconds until highlighted choice will be started" message
> > before the splash screen. The default is 30 seconds, but I typically
set
> it
> > to 3.
> >
> > I am feeling a little brain dead this morning and just can't remeber
where
> > that setting is...
> >
> > TIA
> >
> > --
> > Paul Humphrey
> > CAD Manager
> > GUEST - REDDICK ARCHITECTS
> > 602 Garrison Avenue, Suite 800 Fort Smith, AR 72901-2537
> > PH (479) 782-4085 FX (479) 782-7453
> >
> >
>
>
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