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Windows 7: Formatting of HDD

24 Aug 2009   #21
SIW2

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Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Hi Chuck,

If you have another WinPe or WinPE2 or WinPE3 image you want to add to the boot menu - you can do it by hand, tho. you may find it simpler to use Easybcd.

You can always change the decsription for NST WinPE image on the boot menu.


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24 Aug 2009   #22
chuckr

XP_Pro, W7_7201, W7RC.vhd, SciLinux5.3, Fedora12, Fedora9_2x, OpenSolaris_09-06
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post
Hi Chuck,

If you have another WinPe or WinPE2 or WinPE3 image you want to add to the boot menu - you can do it by hand, tho. you may find it simpler to use Easybcd.

You can always change the description for NST WinPE image on the boot menu.
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Got it now, 'RAMdisk options" on the BootMgr menu.
Goes to "Install USA K/B", mandatory Admin password (like XP),
and eventually to 'Recovery options'
It "looks-like" NeoSmart Technology is adding an advertisement to your BootMgr 'label', having used EasyBCD.
Unless, of course, you deliberately put that 'description' in there.

MS uses "RAMdisk options" for the 'description', as above.
No wonder I'm in a constant state-of-confusion. Nothing is the same that should be...

RAMdisk / Recovery / WinPE image / WinRE.wim... Enough to drive a man to drink!

Pardon me, gotta go get a martini...
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