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Windows 7: XP/7 Dual Boot Disaster - Unplugged?

15 Mar 2011   #31
Microsoft MVP


You can use Disk Mgmt to repartition the cleaned disk, format NTFS.

No clean up needed, other than monthly with CCleaner.

Good work.

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15 Mar 2011   #32

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

Well gregrocker,

This has been a long day for me... and for you... I can't imagine! I mean this sincerely, You're good kid, you're GOOD! I couldn't have done any of this without your professional expertise. I appreciate you walking me through all these steps and staying with me till the end. Thank you for exhibiting tact when I lapsed into my "Forward Thinking Episodes." What you do here is absolutely amazing. For this you have my most enduring gratitude. Thank you, thank you, thank you! All the best gregrocker!

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