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Windows 7: Vista boot animation on new 7 install

08 Feb 2012   #11

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

Sorry if this was mentioned in one of the links.

Did you try this?

"Bcdedit -store c:\boot\BCD -set <GUID> locale en-US"

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08 Feb 2012   #12
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Yeah it's the first thing I tried - known fix for Vista animation replacing Win7. Have had EN locale all along.
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