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Windows 7: F8 button not working for XP when Duol booting with 7

04 Apr 2012   #11
sonna22

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Yes thanks, i understand that , bootmgr.exe and bcd bootmenu is for Win7 upwards, but xp uses ntldr.exe. as you said it is working that way .

thank you i appretiate it


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04 Apr 2012   #12
sonna22

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
to rename the bootentry Earlier Version of Windows:

Code:
 
bcdedit /set {ntldr} description "Microsoft Windows XP Professional"
thank you so much , i do know that , we can also use easybcd program
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04 Apr 2012   #13
Kaktussoft

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sonna22 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
to rename the bootentry Earlier Version of Windows:

Code:
 
bcdedit /set {ntldr} description "Microsoft Windows XP Professional"
thank you so much , i do know that , we can also use easybcd program
easybcd is for the younger ones.... Not for this old guy 51 years old ;-)
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