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Windows 7: boot option gone!!!!

17 Jan 2012   #1

windows 7
boot option gone!!!!

i have two partition one has windows 7 and other windows developer preview, and running well. but when my windows 7 crash i used acronis true image to restore my windows 7.

but now i cannot find the booting option ask at the begining
choose operating system:
windows 7
windows developer preview

it directly loads windows 7

i try to check @ msconfig.exe in boot option, but there shows only windows 7 default boot.......
my windows developer preview is in another partition....

kindly please tell me the way where i can use both the os


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17 Jan 2012   #3

windows 7

thx theog for this all tutorials, and i have tried but there i cannot find the defualt os as windows developer preview.

now please help me start the windows developer preview while it is already installed
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17 Jan 2012   #4

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That partition with developer edition is still there and accessible? Try "startup repair" from recovery mode. Does it detect that windows version?
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17 Jan 2012   #5

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17 Jan 2012   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate

If you have EasyBCD installed on Win7/Win8, there's an option that says 'Skip the boot menu', make sure it's not checked

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