Overview of the Master Boot Record

One of the most important parts of the computer is the Master Boot Record (MBR).  This little known hero is responsible for starting our operating systems – without it your Windows or Linux operating systems would not start.  In this post one will attempt to explain how the Master Boot Record is structured and how it works.  The post is an education for me, as what I’m about to write has been freshly researched due to my odd impulse to give the MBR its five minutes of glory. Continue reading “Overview of the Master Boot Record”