Restarting a Crashed Windows NT System
Every Windows NT system crashes sooner or later. Your success in bringing it back online depends on how well you have prepared yourself for the eventual. Here are some tools that can assist you; the more tools you have, the better success you'll have in quickly and successfully returning your system to operational status.
- A current backup
- Mirrored or RAID protected disk system
- NT Boot diskette
- Emergency Repair Disk (ERD)
- A second copy of WinNT OS installed for recovery purposes on the primary drive
- A standby computer with identical hardware