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Windows 7: Dual boot - remove 1st partition

06 Nov 2009   #31

windows 7 ultimate

So greg, anything for me to do now, Or shall i go back to m backup image?

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06 Nov 2009   #32
Microsoft MVP


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by archmisha View Post
Ok i did everything, and windows loaded.
But it renamed my secind drive to C (from Z)
When my user loads it tells me it logged me into some temporary account, nd nothing works in there. I get "No sch interface supported" for every action i do...
There should be a way to do it without renaming the partition i think...

Have not heard of this error or problem.

But since you can boot into Windows 7, the solution is surely to run a Repair install over your installation which will sort everything out - including any possible gremlins still remaining in the boot.

Just run the Win7 installer from the desktop and choose Upgrade install (this is the repair install in Win7). Files, programs and settings will be untouched but the OS will be reinstalled underneath and any boot issues sorted out. Afterward you will need to reactivate at Computer>Properties.
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26 Nov 2009   #33

Windows 7
Thanks a lot...

Thanks a lot... I had the same problem ... i had to install windows 7 in a New hard disk and wanted to use the old hard disk as slave... But when i tried to remove the windows 7 in the old HDD it was not possible.. then i used partition wizard.. it worked absolutely fine.. thanks a ton friends...
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