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Windows 7: BOOT/BCD Error. Urgent!


20 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7
 
 
BOOT/BCD Error. Urgent!

My dad's laptop crashed, and it's getting a BOOT/BCD error.

Apparently, in order to fix this, I need to use the recovery disk from his computer and the repair option. His disk does not have that repair option. I created a recovery disk on my PC, and am wondering whether I can use it on his laptop.

If not, how else can I fix this problem? Advanced Boot Options does not start, I can't run in safe mode.

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20 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 (1), Win7 Pro X64 / WinXP Pro x86 on (2)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ArthurNeedsHelp View Post
My dad's laptop crashed, and it's getting a BOOT/BCD error.

Apparently, in order to fix this, I need to use the recovery disk from his computer and the repair option. His disk does not have that repair option. I created a recovery disk on my PC, and am wondering whether I can use it on his laptop.
Yes. Any Windows 7 repair disc is really nothing more than a slimmed-down Windows 7 installation disc to support only the system repair functions. (note that any Windows 7 installation disc can also be used to accomplish the same repair... just select "repair" from the main menu.)

And both of these discs are usable in any environment for repair of that Windows 7.
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20 Aug 2011   #3

windows 7 x64 ultimate
 
 

Don't waste your time.Recovery disk won't help.Slave the disk to another PC to save the data and reinstall the windows
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