* Computer always gives me an option of which OS to boot *

By rwnewson
May 24, 2003
  1. Hi. I recently deleted my Windows 98 and installed Windows 2000. Now every time I boot up my computer I always get a screen that asks me to choose which operating system I want to load. It says to choose between "Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional" or "Microsoft Windows". I can pick one and hit enter and it loads up fine... I just find it annoying that it asks me all the time... I only have one OS,... always load Win2k already!!

    Of course it defaults to "Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional" after a countdown of 30 seconds, but I just find it annoying. Is there any way I can tell it to stop asking?? Thanks!!
  2. rwnewson

    rwnewson TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 44

    Wow I fixed it!!

    Someone helped my on another forum... Sorry guys
  3. acidosmosis

    acidosmosis TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,350

  4. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 5,734   +6

    just for the record, you open boot.ini in notepad and change the timeout to 0.
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