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Windows 7: Problem booting after removing 1 hard disk


30 Mar 2012   #1

W7 x64
 
 
Problem booting after removing 1 hard disk

Hi,

I was having Windows 7 installed on 2 disks, when I was booting, I had to select between the 2 instances of Windows 7, so far so good.

I removed one of the hard drive but I still have the selection at stratur and, lucky as I am, the "default" one is the missing hard drive so everytime my computer reboot, I receive and error message and I have to reboot and choose the second Windows 7 in the list...

Is there a way to remove this selection and always boot on the remaining HD ?

thanks

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30 Mar 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

 

Type msconfig in Start Search box. Right click on result to Run As Admin.

on Boot tab, highlight the unneeded OS to delete it.

If this fails, install EasyBCD (free Download at bottom of page - no name or email required)
On Edit OS Menu tab, select the unneeded Windows 7 entry to delete it.
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30 Mar 2012   #3

W7 x64
 
 

Works perfectly with MSconfig, Thanks !!!
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