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Windows 7: Boot loader on separate partition?

09 May 2010   #11

Windows 10 Pro

OK, will give it a try. Thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 May 2010   #12

Windows 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post
Just run it as above - then C will be the system partition . You will not be forced to select M for Win sys image backup.

If you select Y for adding any pre existing boot menu items, then your Vista and XP boot menu entries will still appear.

Vista will boot up fine if you select it.

If you want XP to do the same, copy the 3 files boot.ini , and ntldr onto the C partition.

Not sure what is taking so long - sispar does the job in less than 5 seconds.
LOL - I'm working on two things at the same time - BIOS tweaks & my partition issue which you solved!


@ Saltgrass, though I went with SIW2's suggestion I thank you for your suggestion as well.

Thanks guys

Case closed
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 May 2010   #13

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Vista x64 / 7 X64

Thanks for the update - glad it worked out for you.
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