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Windows 7: unable to open vista partition

17 Mar 2009   #21
Chappy

Vista Ult 64bit - Windows 7 Ult 7264 64bit
 
 

Ummm...you said you started the install from within Vista???
That's doing an Upgrade install, you may only have the "Rollback" image of your old Vista install now and that's why it's not accessible.


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17 Mar 2009   #22
bossmayank619

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

no i mounted the image from vista and installed on a second free partition now i can dual boot it but i cant open vista partition in windows 7 but able to open windows 7 partition in vista ... long story tried many things check my post you will get to know what i mean .
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17 Mar 2009   #23
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Bossmayank619,

Have you already tried this method in Windows 7 to see the Vista partition?

Hard Disk Partition Letter Missing in Windows 7 - Fix

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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27 Mar 2009   #24
bossmayank619

Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Bossmayank619,

Have you already tried this method in Windows 7 to see the Vista partition?

Hard Disk Partition Letter Missing in Windows 7 - Fix

Hope this helps,
Shawn
tried that brink it didnt worked finally i have to do a clean install and windows vista and windows 7 with the dvd itself and it works good now ... guess i used the windows 7 iso image in vista to install windows 7 that caused the whole issue ... backed up my data but still lost quite a stuff though.
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27 Mar 2009   #25
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Well, I'm happy that you got it sorted out, but sad that you lost your data.
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