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Windows 7: Windows 7 boot loader not appearing


08 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Windows 7 boot loader not appearing

Hi ,

i was using window 7 ultimate , i have installed another instance of window7 ulitimate and now i am not asked for the first window7 instance. there is no bootloader in the beggining . i could see the files in that drive of the first Windows 7 as i selected another drive for the second widows 7 . please suggest me ?

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08 Nov 2010   #2

 
 

Hi, welcome to the forums

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08 Nov 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

I could see only one line current OS.
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08 Nov 2010   #4

 
 

Did you perform a straight install over the top of the existing Windows 7?
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08 Nov 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

No, i have selected another drive partion for installation.
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08 Nov 2010   #6

 
 

Ok, you might want to look at BCDEDIT - How to Use in some detail
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08 Nov 2010   #7
Microsoft MVP

 

Install EasyBCD 2.0 and add the other OS on Add OS tab.

If you have any further problems, please post back a screenshot of your full DIsk Mgmt drive map and listings, using SNipping Tool in Start Menu.
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