The object is to not only remove Windows XP but allow Windows 7 to boot and fully utilize the partition space formerly occupied by XP. Sorry I cannot be more specific. You have a multi-boot setup of course, and since it boots Win 7 and Win 8, it must be a BCD table. asked 6 years ago viewed 3381 times active 5 years ago Blog The 2017 Stack Overflow Developer Survey is Now Live Linked -1 Removing win xp after installing win 8 9 http://gagc.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-remove-original-os-and-keep-w7.php
Dec 1, 2012 #11 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244 +234 Okay good Keep easyBCD in mind. That's why you can't simply use disk manager and delete the XP partition. But if you do mean XP then do I have to delete XP from within XP? My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number 76~2.0 OS Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64 CPU Intel Core i5-3570K 4.6GHz Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z77X UD3H, f18
Nov 30, 2012 #7 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 As I said way back in post#4 - having reformatted the partition containing XP, which also contained your boot loader You'll also have the knowledge that Windows 7 isn't for you--at least not on this particular PC.Add your comments to this article below. So boot into Win7 and follow his instructions.
Problem Dual boot XP & Win7 Dual boot win7 and xp, 1386 Driver will not load? Why would any interstellar starship still bother with streamline body design? Presumably you mean disk management when booted into XP? Windows Uninstaller Otomatik oynat Otomatik oynatma etkinleştirildiğinde, önerilen bir video otomatik olarak oynatılır.
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I think I screwed it all. Easy Bcd I'm not sure how you can find out where the boot table actually is - I think BCDEDIT will say. If you have other tech questions, email them to me at [email protected], or post them to a community of helpful folks on the PCW Answer Line forum. Installation & Setup Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums
Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the How To Delete One Os From Dual Boot Windows Xp Yükleniyor... How To Remove Dual Boot Windows 7 Have a look at this tutorial, it will explain how to use the installation DVD for startup repair.
How to Boot to the System Recovery Options in Windows 7 Let us know how it's going. have a peek at these guys Nov 30, 2012 #10 Barney TS Rookie Topic Starter Repairing windows 7 worked, but I guess I messed up with windows 8. i.e i want to format C drive ..i have dual boot with windows 7(D)..primary partition is C: and boot is on D ..wat should i do ? Uygunsuz içeriği bildirmek için oturum açın. Remove Dual Boot Windows 10
I have 2 hard drives with XP installed on 1 and then i installed windows 7 on the other. Output a pretty box Who is/are they? Safe to download router firmware over unencrypted HTTP? check over here How do I go about removing the XP fron this Dual-Boot setup, please ?
But if you do mean XP then do I have to delete XP from within XP? Minitool Partition Wizard If you don't already have an image backup program, try the free version of Macrium Reflect. Umm, perhaps you need to move the boot loader processes onto another logical drive first......by default, for a single OS installation, I gather Bcdedit edits a file called bcd , which
Whatever program you use, you'll need an external hard drive large enough to hold the contents of both partitions.Backed up? Sorry for late reply, I did as you said, Downloaded and ran gparted from USB pen Drive, but I couldn't find any option to change XP partition to 'not active'. Yükleniyor... Easybcd Download I think all I need to do is, to set my win 7 partition to 'system' partition.
On the Advanced tab, under "Startup and Recovery," click the Settings button. MySchoolProject 47.537 görüntüleme 12:15 How to Remove a Dual Booted OS - Süre: 6:07. What you are thinking (I suppose) is that you want to reformat the partition containing XP. http://gagc.net/dual-boot/remove-xp-from-dual-boot-with-windows-7.php It must point to both Win 7 and win 8 partitions so that you get a dual boot between those two.
Another thing you could do would be to boot into Win 7, then download and run gparted http://gparted.sourceforge.net/ with which you can definitely set the XP partition to 'not active', and Set Win7 as the default operating system and uncheck “Time to display list of ...”. I thought from your first post you were trying to reformat the XP partition, but was doing so from Windows 7 (or 8) not from XP itself. Set Win7 as the default operating system and uncheck “Time to display list of ...”.
MGAMES 1.411 görüntüleme 1:22 How to Speed Up Windows 7 - Süre: 7:10. Read here. (Ubuntu Wubi) Sep 30, 2009 WinXP + 8 dual boot, XP is boot, how to remove XP? http://howto.cnet.com/8301-11310_39-57511894-285/how-to-dual-boot-windows-7-with-windows-8/ is just one of many, many guides to fiddling with boot records. Now i want to only have windows 7 and remove XP completely so that i can format the hard drive with xp on...
Random string of variable length generator A program that could buffer stdin or file What did the Rebels intend as the role for their capital ships in the Battle of Endor? Because the fix that prevents XP from wiping out restore points in Win 7 won't work on this system I want to remove XP completely and just run Win 7. Just make sure, you do a complete backup of your sensitive data that's currently on your Windows 7 installation. Have you used that method?
All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get If you want the Win7 partition moved into the lower address, use bootable Partition Wizard to move it over into the deleted XP space, mark it active then boot into Win7installer In Vista, its located under C:\boot\bcd. Reply to Anonymous 1 answer Last reply Dec 9, 2016 Best Answer Jan 25, 2014 More about step step remove win7 dual boot Best answer Phillip CorcoranJan 25, 2014, 12:59 PM
Thanks again in advance.