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Windows 7: Bootmgr is missing, can't boot, can't repair


09 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Bootmgr is missing, can't boot, can't repair

As title states, my bootmgr was deleted when I was formatting my original hard drive to remove the windows vista from it and use the drive as a storage drive. I already have Windows 7 64bit installed on my new SSD hard drive, and both hard drives are plugged in.

I think I accidentally deleted it when I seen this small 9 GB drive while in the formatting screen. I decided to erase it thinking it might free up some internal space and speed the computer up or something. Obviously my thoughts were wrong and I deleted key internal stuff.

I followed a lot of the stuff from this post... Boot Mgr missing and unable to repair ... But nothing seems to work.

Using bootrec.exe /fixmbr and bootrec.exe /fixboot says it was successful, but after restarting it turns out not. I also did those commands and ran the repair several times, nothing has worked.

This is the information I got from this..
DISKPART
LIST DISK
SELECT DISK 0 (confirm this is Windows 7 disk#)
DETAIL DISK

Code:
DISKPART
Microsoft DiskPart version 6.1.7601
Copyright <c> 1999-2008 Microsoft Corporation.
On computer: MININT-K1CH1RT
LIST DISK
Disk ##   Status     Size      Free     Dyn     Gpt
Disk 0     Online      298 GB  0 B
Disk 1     No Media  0 B       0 B
Disk 2     No Media  0 B       0 B
Disk 3     No Media  0 B       0 B
Disk 4     No Media  0 B       0 B
SELECT DISK 0 (confirm this is Windows 7 disk#)
Disk 0 is now the selected disk.
DETAIL DISK  
Disk ID : E690F57D
Type : ATA
Status : Online
Path : 0
Target : 0
LUN ID : 0
Location Path : PCIROOT<0>#PCI<1F02>#ATA<C00T00L00>
Current Read-only State : No
Read-only : No
Boot Disk : No
Pagefile Disk : No
Hibernation File Disk : No
Crashdump Disk : No
Clustered Disk : No

Volume ###      Ltr      FS        Type       Size       Status       Info
Volume 1          C        NTFS     Partition  144 GB   Healthy
Volume 2          D        NTFS     Partition  144 GB   Healthy
Volume 3          E        NTFS     Partition  9    GB    Healthy     Hidden
I have absolutely no idea what to do here. Completely stuck, and need help ASAP please.

Would also like to mention, for some reason my SSD hard drive is not showing up on this list. It should show up as 446GB. [EDIT] I Figured out why, the power for the drive wasn't plugged in. I plugged it in and retried all the steps, still no go.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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09 Nov 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

 

Mark Windows 7 partition Active using Repair CD or Windows 7 DVD: Partition - Mark as Active (Method Two)

Boot into DVD or Repair CD to run Startup Repair 3 Separate Times until Windows 7 starts on it's own.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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