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Master Boot Record Save and Restore--Free Programs

by Greg Moler

Summary: Here are free DOS programs to save and restore hard disk master boot records (MBRs).

      The zip file contains getmbr.com and restmbr.com, DOS programs that save and restore MBRs (also known as the "partition sector" or "boot sector", i.e., the first accessible sector on a hard disk). Version 5.20 released 2/2/2006.

Download mbr520.zip (79k)

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application example
partition types recognized
.zip file filelist
readme file
version history

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