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21 Feb 2010   #1

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Windows 7 not booting after HDD partition.

Well my windows 7 has refused to boot up after i tried to create a new HDD partition. I actually wanted to install windows xp as a dual boot system with windows 7. The partition was created succesfully but when i restarted my system, the windows 7 did not boot up. I only get a blinkind dot and it does not allows me to so anything next. I have tried startup repair from the DVD but it could not detect the problem. Please suggest me something.
Your help will be appreciated.

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21 Feb 2010   #3

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Vista x64 / 7 X64

Get a bootable partition Manager - this is a good free one:

Partition Wizard Bootable CD allows user to boot computer directly ...

Make sure the Windows partition is marked Active ( If not rt click it select Modify>Set as Active, Apply. )

Then try running startup repair from the 7 dvd - it may take 3 runs.

Hope it helps.
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