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Windows 7: formatting half of partitioned C drive

01 Mar 2011   #31
mdamon

windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

is there any way to just get the "boot" files or whatever i need to boot from the repair disk...or disect the files on my usb installation files and get them into my c drive folder...cause i can access it as you can see in that picture...
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01 Mar 2011   #32
judd

win 7 64 bit
 
 

If you format C, goodbye to Z loading.


You need a partitioning program that will install a boot loader as step 1 in setting up the hard drive. I believe Paragon Partition Manager will do this.

At boot time it will ask which system to load.
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01 Mar 2011   #33
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by judd View Post
If you format C, goodbye to Z loading.


You need a partitioning program that will install a boot loader as step 1 in setting up the hard drive. I believe Paragon Partition Manager will do this.

At boot time it will ask which system to load.
If you haven't read the entire thread you have no idea what's going on, thanks anyway.


@mdamon, I'm still working on this for you but it doesn't look good.
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