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Windows 7: Trying to change OEM hardware configuration

25 Jun 2010   #21
ChefJoseph

Windows 7 OEM
 
 

Team...

I wanted to thank you all for assisting me with my issue. The final fix was brought out by Pebbly - and it was via this link - MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
I disconnected the old drive, booted into the Win7 DVD - and used the bootsector command to write the MBR to the drive that housed the Win7 OS. Rebooted and all was well.

Thanks to everyone for their help in this.

Ciao!


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25 Jun 2010   #22
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ChefJoseph View Post
Team...

I wanted to thank you all for assisting me with my issue. The final fix was brought out by Pebbly - and it was via this link - MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
I disconnected the old drive, booted into the Win7 DVD - and used the bootsector command to write the MBR to the drive that housed the Win7 OS. Rebooted and all was well.

Thanks to everyone for their help in this.

Ciao!
That's what Startup Repair will do.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jun 2010   #23
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ChefJoseph View Post
Team...

I wanted to thank you all for assisting me with my issue. The final fix was brought out by Pebbly - and it was via this link - MBR - Restore Windows 7 Master Boot Record
I disconnected the old drive, booted into the Win7 DVD - and used the bootsector command to write the MBR to the drive that housed the Win7 OS. Rebooted and all was well.

Thanks to everyone for their help in this.

Ciao!
You're welcome ChefJoseph, glad we were able to help ,although as stated by theog the startup repair would more or less acheive the same effect , thank you for posting back and letting us know the outcome
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25 Jun 2010   #24
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Good work, Kathryn. Sorry it won't let me rep you again right now.
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25 Jun 2010   #25
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Good work, Kathryn. Sorry it won't let me rep you again right now.
thank you greg ,it's very much appreciated
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