There is a resolve, however; unpleasant. Since the anniversary update with windows 10 pro, ksh would crash upon open giving error message: "_main: memory allocation error during startup." . This also occurred in windows 7 and the fix was to take ownership of windows dir. Trying this...
There are 3 partitions on this PC's drive, each with bootable OS. From PC pwr-up it will boot to the default boot w/o allowing user to select. If restart is requested it will behave as expected: allowing boot selection.
This is new for me, in past this did not happen. The difference is Win...
I just noticed your request concerning easybcd settings.Deatiled view:
Windows Boot Manager
description Windows Boot Manager
I want win10 so I took a shot at below:
win10 partition (part1) copied d:\Windows\Boot to d:
copied d:\Windows\Boot\PCAT\bootmgr to d:
This file and folder were never at root d: before
made part1 (win10 part) active in boot manager
Got Blue screen that read: there is a problem with...
OK, I was getting another pc to working order (actually just the software in place on 250g drive). I've now swapped disks and in place of this post. I copied the larger bootmgr from the windows 10 upgrade Windows/Boot/PCAT/bootmgr to the windows 7 partition root drive c:/bootmgr.
I do not...
Hi and thanks for your responses. OK I can manipulate drive contents via mint boot (extended part4). Still having doubts/concerns I looked on win7 drive for bootmgr again to find in windows/boot/pcat , also in widows/boot are a larger set of files as those found in c:/boot . Both sets of files...
OK I did not try to post privately. Win10 doesn't have bootmgr file in root (375kb) as win7 does. It does have same in $Windows.~BT/NewOS/bootmgr (387kb) .The overall structure between the two appears a lot different. If win7 root/bootmgr were replaced with win10's $Windows.~BT/NewOS/bootmgr all...
Easybcd created the MBR that has been in place on my pc for some time.
1 drive with 5 partitions.
part1: Win10 (upgrade of win7) primary
part2: Win7 primary
part4: Mint Rafaela extended
part5: swap extended
This setup has been in place for over a half a year and all was...