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LAN Formatting

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Last response: in Networking
February 17, 2012 3:43:21 PM

Hi Guys i wanted to know a detailed info about a Lan formatting

how we can do what are the steps

Thanks in advance

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February 17, 2012 4:05:17 PM

RealBeast said:
Read up on PXE Booting and RIS Servers.

Thanks for the reply Realbeast but this is too hard to understand as i am new can you explain this in a bit simpler way plz
a c 298 X LAN
February 17, 2012 5:04:55 PM

You really should not consider LAN booting or disk management setups if the basic concepts are too difficult.

PXE is simply a pre-boot environment that allows booting (including reformatting and system installation) over a local area network. It is built into the bios and is called something like network boot, LAN boot, PXE boot, or the like. When started up, the computer "looks for" a server on the network to boot from instead of one of the local devices (cd, HDD). This is the simplest tutorial that I found: