Thanx a lot for the speedy reply "Terry60", ur always here to help all of us. NTDETECT.COM is already in my C: drive. Now I'm gonna try changing the partition number to 2 and will post the results.
thanx a lot Terry, it really worked, I changed partition 1 to 2.
I'd this dual boot Vista+XP working fine for a while, using same tool EasyBCD. Then I reinstalled Vista SP1, after that, I entered XP into the Vista Bootloader using "Ad/Remove Entries" of EasyBCD. Copied NTDETECT.COM, ntldr and boot.ini to the active partition which is Vista, my C: drive & XP...