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Windows 7: Repair your computer option not working (restoring factory backup)

21 Dec 2013   #51
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 

Apologies, repair computer option just boots into windows.
C drive has vista, d is recovery and s has small amount of hidden files that I can't access.
Will do the above commands when I get home and post the dumps
Many thanks for ya help so far


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21 Dec 2013   #52
Kaktussoft

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How large is S (approximately)? No winxp on that computer?
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21 Dec 2013   #53
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 

Will have to check in size of partition when I get home. Nope came with vista pre installed
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22 Dec 2013   #54
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 
update

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.0.6002]
Copyright (c) 2006 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Windows\system32>attrib/s C:\winre.*
File not found - C:\winre.*

C:\Windows\system32>attrib/s s:\winre.*
File not found - S:\winre.*

C:\Windows\system32>attrib/s d:\winre.*
File not found - D:\winre.*

C:\Windows\system32>reagentc/ info
'reagentc' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:\Windows\system32>reagentc/ diable
'reagentc' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:\Windows\system32>reagentc/ disable
'reagentc' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:\Windows\system32>reagentc/ enable
'reagentc' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

C:\Windows\system32>cd\

C:\>dir
Volume in drive C is Vista
Volume Serial Number is 6463-7B70

Directory of C:\

23/12/2008 09:18 <DIR> Applications
18/09/2006 21:43 24 autoexec.bat
14/11/2012 09:52 <DIR> backup
21/12/2013 11:52 2,819 bcd.txt
18/09/2006 21:43 10 config.sys
22/12/2008 13:16 <DIR> Intel
21/01/2008 02:32 <DIR> PerfLogs
19/12/2012 20:20 <DIR> Program Files
13/11/2012 20:12 <DIR> Users
22/12/2013 10:14 <DIR> Windows
3 File(s) 2,853 bytes
7 Dir(s) 95,350,169,600 bytes free

C:\>d:

D:\>dir
Volume in drive D is Recovery
Volume Serial Number is 120E-C80B

Directory of D:\

13/05/2010 07:44 0 DFR97BB.tmp
10/11/2006 13:45 0 hdd
09/01/2009 10:35 <DIR> ImageLayout
09/01/2009 10:45 <DIR> ISO2
19/01/2008 08:45 <DIR> Program Files
30/04/2008 09:37 <DIR> sources
14/11/2012 03:52 <DIR> tgm
19/01/2008 08:45 <DIR> Users
01/11/2012 04:02 <DIR> Windows
2 File(s) 0 bytes
7 Dir(s) 4,169,629,696 bytes free

D:\>S:

S:\>dir
Volume in drive S is System
Volume Serial Number is 880F-F18C

Directory of S:\

File Not Found


S:\>dir /ah
Volume in drive S is System
Volume Serial Number is 880F-F18C

Directory of S:\

13/11/2012 20:13 <DIR> $RECYCLE.BIN
14/11/2012 19:14 <DIR> Boot
11/04/2009 06:36 333,257 bootmgr
31/03/2009 10:10 <DIR> System Volume Information
1 File(s) 333,257 bytes
3 Dir(s) 1,514,659,840 bytes free

S:\>
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22 Dec 2013   #55
Kaktussoft

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reagentc command don't work in vista ... sorry for that.
How large is S disk?
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22 Dec 2013   #56
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Windows Legacy OS Loader
------------------------
identifier {ntldr}
device partition=S:
path \ntldr
description Earlier Version of Windows
==========================
there is no S:\ntldr so it doesn't woek anyway. Do this:
Code:
bcdedit/delete  {ntldr}
Code:
bcdedit/deletevalue  {current}  recoveryenabled
bcdedit/deletevalue  {current}  recoverysequence
All succesfull?
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22 Dec 2013   #57
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

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22 Dec 2013   #58
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 

s: is 55.5Mb
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22 Dec 2013   #59
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 

this entry cannot be deleted unless the /f switch is specified on the command line. run bcedit /? for more information
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22 Dec 2013   #60
christopherleck

vista home premium 32bit
 
 

no original vista disk, allready tried that guide

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.0.6002]
Copyright (c) 2006 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Windows\system32>bcdedit/delete {ntldr}
This entry cannot be deleted unless the /f switch is specified on the command
line. Run bcdedit /? for more information.

C:\Windows\system32>bcdedit/delete {ntldr} /f
The operation completed successfully.

C:\Windows\system32>bcdedit/deletevalue {current} recoveryenabled
The operation completed successfully.

C:\Windows\system32>bcdedit/deletevalue {current} recoverysequence
The operation completed successfully.

C:\Windows\system32>
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