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Windows 7: Windows 7 boot up with no problem but not other programs

11 Jul 2016   #11
Eric3742

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
imcanadian just a thought that might help these good folks trying to help can better understand what you have and what you want to do.

1. Their is no such thing as a "C" Drive.
"C" is a partition on a Drive (Disk)

2. Drives (Disk) have numbers: 0, 1, 2, 3 which have partitions; C, D, E ect.
Knowing what Drives (Disk) you have and where you want partitions to install Windows on would be helpful.

Using the proper terms I believe would be helpful. Of course their will be someone that thinks I'm crazy.
You are not crazy, as i do follow according to your points 1 & 2 very closely.

Windows OS can be in any partition, not necessary in Disk 0.
As far as i know, when the partition which boot up the OS, it may also consider as C:\ not necessary in Disk 0 so long as the partition is mark Active, boot.


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