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Windows 7: Change Primary Harddrive

15 Sep 2011   #1
DCRamsey

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit.
 
 
Change Primary Harddrive

Ok I kind of have a mess of a computer right now haha. I have 3 hard drives and they all have operating systems on them. The two smaller ones have Windows Vista and the biggest one has Windows 7. I am given the opportunity to choose which OS to boot during start up. I would like to make the the Windows 7 hard drive my default one to boot up. I read some other topics and made it 'active' in the 'Disk Management' and then switched the boot order in my bios but it says "BOOTMRG is missing" and tells me to restart.

I will attach a picture of my Disk Management.

Thanks guys!




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15 Sep 2011   #2
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DCRamsey View Post
Ok I kind of have a mess of a computer right now haha. I have 3 hard drives and they all have operating systems on them. The two smaller ones have Windows Vista and the biggest one has Windows 7. I am given the opportunity to choose which OS to boot during start up. I would like to make the the Windows 7 hard drive my default one to boot up. I read some other topics and made it 'active' in the 'Disk Management' and then switched the boot order in my bios but it says "BOOTMRG is missing" and tells me to restart.

I will attach a picture of my Disk Management.

Thanks guys!
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15 Sep 2011   #3
Britton30
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Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

You have two Active volumes, C\and F\. You should only have the one you want to boot to as active.
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