hi, I have read most of the topics on the forum and tried most of suggestion , but nothing new I have Vista on my PC , but decide to put XP too

mY Drives:
C: Vista System Partition
D: .......
E: ..........
F: XP System Partition

EasyBCD version is1.7.1
and mY BCD configuration is:
Windows Boot Manager
identifier {9dea862c-5cdd-4e70-acc1-f32b344d4795}
device partition=F:
description Windows Boot Manager
locale en-US
inherit {7ea2e1ac-2e61-4728-aaa3-896d9d0a9f0e}
default {e8709fb6-fa5f-11db-be4d-e219ece5282e}
displayorder {e8709fb6-fa5f-11db-be4d-e219ece5282e}
toolsdisplayorder {b2721d73-1db4-4c62-bf78-c548a880142d}
timeout 5

Windows Boot Loader
identifier {e8709fb6-fa5f-11db-be4d-e219ece5282e}
device partition=C:
path \Windows\system32\winload.exe
description Windows Vista
locale en-US
inherit {6efb52bf-1766-41db-a6b3-0ee5eff72bd7}
osdevice partition=C:
systemroot \Windows
resumeobject {e8709fb7-fa5f-11db-be4d-e219ece5282e}
nx OptOut

Real-mode Boot Sector
identifier {0c5c5762-df40-11dc-9a08-001bfc33cd5b}
device partition=F:
path \NTLDR
description XP

and Only msg that I get when I try to start XP is "NTDETECT failed" - nothing more.Then I just hit enterand it's getting back to choosing screen. Can you help me plz

...10x in advance


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so it's sorted out now?