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Windows 7: F8 button doesn't work after unistaling ubuntu

04 Jan 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
F8 button doesn't work after unistaling ubuntu

Hello everyone!
i am new here but not new to windows 7
before some months i made two partitions on my hard drive to install ubuntu 10.10 and installed it sucessfull! the dual-boot thing worked very well also
BUT yesterday i decided to unistall it so i formatted the two partitions where i had ubuntu and then using EasyBCD i reinstalled the windows vista/7 boot loader and worked well until today where i wanted to enter the advanced boot menu using the F8 button but it didnt work :'(
i tryed several times but with no luck
before the installation of ubuntu i was able to accses the menu but now i cant
Is there any way to fix this?
Thanks everyone for your time and your help!


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04 Jan 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Adreas View Post
Hello everyone!
i am new here but not new to windows 7
before some months i made two partitions on my hard drive to install ubuntu 10.10 and installed it sucessfull! the dual-boot thing worked very well also
BUT yesterday i decided to unistall it so i formatted the two partitions where i had ubuntu and then using EasyBCD i reinstalled the windows vista/7 boot loader and worked well until today where i wanted to enter the advanced boot menu using the F8 button but it didnt work :'(
i tryed several times but with no luck
before the installation of ubuntu i was able to accses the menu but now i cant
Is there any way to fix this?
Thanks everyone for your time and your help!
Hello,

Do you have a Windows 7 Disk if so you can try repair from that disk
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04 Jan 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

no i dont have a disc my laptop has windows 7 home profecional 64bit pre-installed and here was no cd in the package
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04 Jan 2012   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Adreas View Post
no i dont have a disc my laptop has windows 7 home profecional 64bit pre-installed and here was no cd in the package
Download this: http://msft.digitalrivercontent.net/win/X17-24209.iso
and burn it the ISO to a disk with Poweriso: PowerISO - Create, Burn, Mount, Edit, Compress, Encrypt, Split, Extract ISO file, ISO/BIN converter, Virtual Drive

Now you have a Windows DVD so do repair with it

Boot the dvd>choose your country> on the next tab select 'repair computer' choose your drive and choose the first option 'startup repair'
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04 Jan 2012   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

ok so this image file is windows 7 profecional 64bit? if yes i will download it now but what should i do when i have downloaded it and also burned it on a disc?
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04 Jan 2012   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Adreas View Post
ok so this image file is windows 7 profecional 64bit? if yes i will download it now but what should i do when i have downloaded it and also burned it on a disc?
the image is home premium (as you listed home premium in your specs)

and please reboot page I updated post

You can also try a system restore to before you installed ubuntu if the start up repair doesn't fix it
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04 Jan 2012   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

oh sorry i didnt say your updated post
i am going to try it as soon as it is downloaded!
also thanks for the help
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07 Jan 2012   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

ok so i burned the iso and when i tryed to boot it i got this
and after i press OK i got the second error
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07 Jan 2012   #9

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Do not download any X17-2???? there have problems, download X17-5????.


To Remove Linux take look at this post:
Error 0xc0000225 on boot
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07 Jan 2012   #10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

thank you am am trying it now!
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