Quote: Originally Posted by rob92656
Yes Disc 2 from the screenshot. All the operating files are on the 2nd partition since I restored a full backup from the second partition of a drive that went bad (and was bootable).
According to the disk management screenshot your 2nd partition of disc 2 should show (Boot,pagefile,....) if it had the OS.
Try an image restore with just Disc 2 connected.
If you made an image from a suspect HDD (eg. failing) then you may need to just do a clean install.