Quote: Originally Posted by Night Hawk
A repair install for the most part replaces to refresh the main system files not so much geared to repair the boot sector. That's mainly due to already being booted into Windows when starting the OS repair. You are not seeing a fresh custom install which is a full install where the boot files and information are then added fresh.
What about a repair install via a CD/DVD boot? At that point it has not booted into Windows proper as it pertains to the HD installation.