TRI-booting xp, vista osx. HELP!!!


hey guys im tring to get vista osx and xp to tri boot......
vista and xp work fine, but osx is giving me an : \NST\nst_mac.mbr error.

this is what ive done.....
c: has xp
d: has vista.
e: has osx in its HFS+ format...

i installed easy BCD and added a mac osx. rebooted and im getting a windows error which says it cannot find the file : \NST\nst_mac.mbr

whats wrong? osx has worked before witht he darwin boot loader...

pls help


Mostly Harmless
Staff member
Hi kooki, welcome to NeoSmart Technologies.

Please post EasyBCD | Diagnostics | Copy Debug Data so we can help you.


hey thanks a lot for the reply :smile:
the overview is.....

Bootloader Timeout: 25 seconds.
Default OS: Microsoft Windows Vista

Entry #1

Name: Microsoft Windows XP
BCD ID: {05667317-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
Drive: Active Boot Partition
Bootloader Path: \NTLDR

Entry #2

Name: Microsoft Windows Vista
BCD ID: {default}
Drive: D:\
Bootloader Path: \Windows\system32\winload.exe
Windows Directory: \Windows

Entry #3

Name: Mac OS X
BCD ID: {05667322-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
Drive: C:\
Bootloader Path: \NST\nst_mac.mbr

and the detailed debug mode is..

Windows Boot Manager
identifier {9dea862c-5cdd-4e70-acc1-f32b344d4795}
device unknown
description Windows Boot Manager
locale en-US
inherit {7ea2e1ac-2e61-4728-aaa3-896d9d0a9f0e}
default {0566731a-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
displayorder {05667317-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
toolsdisplayorder {b2721d73-1db4-4c62-bf78-c548a880142d}
timeout 25

Real-mode Boot Sector
identifier {05667317-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
device boot
path \NTLDR
description Microsoft Windows XP

Windows Boot Loader
identifier {0566731a-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
device partition=D:
path \Windows\system32\winload.exe
description Microsoft Windows Vista
osdevice partition=D:
systemroot \Windows
resumeobject {85454cf6-8996-11dc-a567-806e6f6e6963}

Real-mode Boot Sector
identifier {05667322-8800-11dc-99ed-f85a08add97a}
device partition=C:
path \NST\nst_mac.mbr
description Mac OS X


and i also i just read the previous topic and changed the boot path of mac os to c drive..... and now im gettting the chain boot error.... and i also have the chain0 file in my c: root drive...
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