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Windows 7: How to delete boot options?..

10 Oct 2010   #1
Ashtiany

Windows 7 32Bit
 
 
How to delete boot options?..

Hey guys, new here
My laptop had started out with Windows Vista Basic, and after a while I had decided to install Windows 7, without formatting the partition first.

After installing Windows 7, I had deleted all Vista files, but now when I boot up, it still gives me the option to boot up into Vista, even though nothing happens.

Also, I had installed Windows 7 twice because it wasn't working well the first time, so when I boot up the laptop, it gives me 2 Windows 7 options (only one works) and a Vista option.

Can anyone tell me how I can delete these 2 blank boot options? so that it will just automatically boot into Windows 7.

Any help appreciated!!


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10 Oct 2010   #2
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

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10 Oct 2010   #3
SledgeDG

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

You could get rid of those entries via BCDEdit

How to get rid of boot choices in Windows 7

Just read and proceed carefully. If you're unsure rather ask back here before randomly playing around.


-DG
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10 Oct 2010   #4
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Or you could simply do this,

Press "Start" click, "Run", type "msconfig", click the "Boot" tab. Then click your desired Os and click "Set as Default" then "Ok" and "Reboot". That should work.
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16 Oct 2010   #5
Ashtiany

Windows 7 32Bit
 
 

thanks guys!
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16 Oct 2010   #6
Skulblaka

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ashtiany View Post
thanks guys!
Glad the problem is solved.
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