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Windows 7: dual boot question

21 Oct 2010   #1
slick8

windows 7 ultimate 64
 
 
dual boot question

where do i go and change what it says when the menu comes up, which os to choose? and how do i change the amount of seconds it takes?


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21 Oct 2010   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

the simple way is to download and install EasyBCD. it's free and quite straight-forward to use.

the complicated way is here.
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21 Oct 2010   #3
24c

Win7 x64 Ult
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mickey megabyte View Post
the simple way is to download and install EasyBCD. it's free and quite straight-forward to use.

the complicated way is here.
I agree, it's what I use.
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21 Oct 2010   #4
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello slick8.



In the Windows start menu type msconfig to set the timeout, you can also set the default OS to auto-boot here; regarding changing the boot menu entry name, if you want to learn something have a look at this tutorial at the link below; be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed.

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