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    Problem after moving Win7 boot files

    Don't know that this is a "bug" -- since it works now -- but thought it worthwhile letting you know about it ... Installed Win7 Pro in unallocated space on a drive. Win7 allocated the 100MB boot partition as well. Few days later, used EasyBCD (build 133) to move the bootloader files to the...
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    EasyBCD can find BCD

    I recently built a new system when my old one crashed. I migrated a previous install and let Win7 update the drivers and other stuff. The old system had Win7 32-bit & Vista 32-bit, and BCD was in the Vista partition. Am now finishing building a Win7 64-bit system to replace that one, so I...
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    Restore WinXP boot

    I have the following situation: Took an existing WinXP machine, did an image backup with Acronis True Image Then, installed Win7 Home Premium -- onto a second hard drive Am able to boot into either XP or Win7 just fine. However ... since I'm just really testing how well this machine will run...
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    Many thanks for the great information!

    Wanted to extend my many thanks to you for providing such great products and tutorials. I had my dual-boot Seven/Vista machine crash over the weekend, and despite running Startup Repair from both a Vista DVD and a Seven DVD, nothing worked! Then, I came here and found your tutorial on manually...
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    Unable to boot Ubuntu using EasyBCD with Win 7

    Am experimenting with different ways of multi-booting my tablet PC. I have three OSs installed (in the following order): Vista, Win 7 RC, Ubuntu 8.04. I had previously set this up with GRUB installed to the MBR and used the menu.lst file to select the OSs. Yesterday, when trying to boot into...
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    Vista sfc problem

    I have an "interesting" Vista sfc-related problem I'm trying to solve. Have been running Vista Ultimate 32-bit since the days it came out with only a few minor problems. Then, last week, decided to "take the plunge" and install Service Pack 2. Mistake! It failed with some error code I...
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    Surprise Reactivation Results

    I'd read from lots of sources that an OEM version of Vista can only be activated once, so you can understand apprehension when the 4 year old hard drive in my Tablet PC started acting up lately and I decided to replace it. I regularly image the machine, so I hooked up the new drive, booted from...
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    Repairing or removing WinRE

    I really need some help and I'm hoping someone here can help me or tell me where else I can go ... My problem is that I'm not able to boot into WinRE using the Vista DVD or the Windows Anytime Update DVD. I read about installing WinRE to my hard drive, and since I was messing around with...
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