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Windows 7: Windows XP and 7 Dual Boot, No BootLoader?

31 Jul 2014   #1
CoreyTech

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows XP Pro x64
 
 
Windows XP and 7 Dual Boot, No BootLoader?

Hello. I had Windows 7 Home Premium on the C:/ Drive. Then I installed XP Pro. From there everything was perfect for me. Then all of a sudden I found my Windows 7 Ultimate CD. Used it and did a clean install. Now, Windows XP is simply a drive. Why? Well when I try to go into XP, it skips right to Windows 7. I have also tried using EasyBCD. The drive it automaticly selected was C:/NTLDR. I am so confused! Here is the BOOT.ini file.

NTLDR is on the Windows 7 drive FYI.
Thanks, CoreyTech


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31 Jul 2014   #2
gregrocker

 

Are you sure you installed WIn7 on its partition and not XP partition?

Post back a screenshot of Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image
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31 Jul 2014   #3
CoreyTech

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows XP Pro x64
 
 

Okay, here it is.


Windows 7 is C: and XP is D:
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31 Jul 2014   #4
CoreyTech

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows XP Pro x64
 
 

bump
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31 Jul 2014   #5
gregrocker

 

Install EasyBCD to add XP, but this time don't let it select the drive letter automatically but provide D in the dropdown.

If that doesn't work convert D to Primary partition: How to set partition as Primary or Logical with Partition Wizard

Then try again.
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01 Aug 2014   #6
CoreyTech

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows XP Pro x64
 
 

Thank you so much! This helped.
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