Friday, 21 December 2018

E2B v1.A7 now released

This new version is available from the Alternate Download Areas now (download link for OneDrive here).

It will be uploaded to the E2B website in a day or two.

E2B v1.A7 (changes from v1.A6):

New features
  • Support for background images and multiple .help files using a .mnu file
  • HelpWithBackground.mnu file added to \_ISO\docs\Sample mnu Files\E2B Menus
  • DBAN_auto_wipe.mnu added to  \_ISO\docs\Sample mnu Files\Others
  • Win10_8_7_ISO_on_PTN2.mnu added to  \_ISO\docs\Sample mnu Files\Windows
  • .isoDPMS file extension supported for XP-based ISOs such as DaRT5\ERD ISO (will load 32-bit XP SATA\RAID\SCSI driver)
  • Robocopy Backup and Restore .cmd scripts added to \_ISO\docs\Make_E2B_USB_Drive folder
  • Support for Vista/7/8/10 Windows ISOs placed on partition 2
  • Option to press U key to load grub4dos USB 2 driver if E2B warns you about BIOS 128GiB bug
  • Windows Server 2019 folder added for install ISOs and language files updated
  • Few more URLs added to \_ISO\docs\Download URLs folder
  • WinContig version updated
Bugfixes
  • .help files now don't display first three UTF-8 bytes in a UTF-8 file
  • Small bugfix/typo in Make_E2B_USB_Drive.cmd when using drive #10 and #11
  • Small bugfix to Update_E2B_Drive.cmd for when used on an empty USB drive
  • Small fix to Add_Bootmgr_to_E2B_drives.cmd if empty floppy drive in system
  • Small changes to Make_Ext.exe, Make_MyE2B.cfg.cmd, isoboot.g4b, QAUTO.g4b, QRUN.g4b (does not warn if .help file is not contiguous)
  • Fix bug in SDI_CHOCO, %BIT% variable was not available in MyStartup.cmd or MySetupComplete.cmd
  • update WinContig.exe
  • Minor bugfixes to some .cmd scripts in case TEMP variable has spaces in path.
  • FreeDOS floppy image now does not load Norton ndos shell because it was causing problems when using * in copy command (e.g. copy C:\*.com A:\ gave errors). Type 'ndos' if you want to ndos shell.
If you find any issue please let me know ASAP.