r Back to top #15 zzzz zzzz Topic Starter Members 485 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:UK Local time:12:54 AM Posted 06 July 2015 - 12:25 PM I proceeded anyway. Either make the Windows 7 partition active, boot from the Windows 7 DVD and follow the prompts to "startup repair" or use these instructions to move the boot system to the Thank you for your very informative help. Oturum aç 42 3 Bu videoyu beğenmediniz mi? have a peek here
Set the "Default operating system" to your old and preferred operating system--in other words, to the option other than Windows 7. Now right click XP partition>Delete. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Remove Windows XP completely from dualboot ByBarney Nov 24, 2012 Post New Reply Here is my problem, I have 3 OS installed Ask a question and give support.
Yes, you are right, I want to reformat the partition containing Windows XP, when I tried to do that from Disk Management in Windows 7, I got error saying "Windows cannot Set Win7 as the default operating system and uncheck “Time to display list of ...”. Within a few minutes, you'll have what you started with: a one-boot PC with your old, preferred Windows version.Actually, you'll have more than you started with. Because fiddling with partitions is inherently dangerous.
Konuşma metni Etkileşimli konuşma metni yüklenemedi. You will now have only a single (W7) partition. 5. What is the best way... Windows Uninstaller or PhD applications in sciences/engineering?
gparted is very reliable and trusted. In order to get Windows 7 to boot again you would need to repair it. Trying this again under Disk Management the Delete volume is greyed out but was not when I first tried it so Windows presumably 'knew' I had tried before - very clever?
share|improve this answer answered Sep 23 '10 at 0:05 polemon 1,70632139 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote See this excellent guide https://web.archive.org/web/1/http://blogs.techrepublic%2ecom%2ecom/window-on-windows/?p=1751 .
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Back to top #7 zzzz zzzz Topic Starter Members 485 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:UK Local time:12:54 AM Posted 05 July 2015 - 05:30 PM Yes I think both Win 7 http://superuser.com/questions/191735/remove-xp-from-dual-boot You have a multi-boot setup of course, and since it boots Win 7 and Win 8, it must be a BCD table. How To Remove Dual Boot Option In Windows 7 And Xp Join the community here. How To Remove Dual Boot Windows 7 I'm not sure how you can find out where the boot table actually is - I think BCDEDIT will say.
I was hoping just to delete the XP leaving the up to date Win 7 in situ. http://thatswp.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-windows-7-and-xp.html My System Specs gregrocker View Public Profile Find More Posts by gregrocker 12 Jan 2010 #7 bywind Windows 7 2 posts Cannot Set W7 Partition as Active I It is very simple to modify, add and delete boot loader entries. How to remove XP dual boot option How would I remove SuSE Linux on a dual boot system with xp How would I remove SuSE Linux on a dual boot system Remove Dual Boot Windows 10
You would then need to expand the partition using a third party partition manager like Partition Wizard. You can then delete the stuff on the Windows XP partition, leaving only the stuff needed to boot (essentially C:\bootmgr and C:\Boot which Windows 7 will try to hide from you I've already explained how to remove the old version of Windows, but Dale wants to keep that and remove the new one.I really, really hope that this is the last piece Check This Out Yes, Disk Director 11 can do what you want.
Clicking next it then said the selected item's contents would be put in a folder windows.old. Minitool Partition Wizard Yükleniyor... 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.
So how do we do it when the XP partition appears to contain your boot process, so XP partition is always active, whatever OS you are actually booting ? gparted is very reliable and trusted. The Dell logo appears on screen whenever. Easybcd Download Delete the XP partition using the Windows 7 install disk.
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More like this Remove a Windows 7 Dual Boot, Part I Remove a Windows 7 Dual Boot, Part II Dual-Boot with Windows 7 Video How to Block Ads in Windows 10 help pleaseHi all, I have a dual installation windows 7 - xp in a single hard drive, 2 partitions. (there was xp installed first, then i created the dual boot to I have not booted XP on the original machine since, and NOW I would like to remove the XP partition completely and resize the 7 partition to fill the physical disk You would then need to expand the partition using a third party partition manager like Partition Wizard.
Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply The rest of the example shows how to recover multiple partitions and how to resize and/or relocate them upon recovery. solved Problem Dual boot XP on HDD & Win7 on SSD solved Dual-boot WIN XP & WIN7 solved How to dual boot win7 on a win10 PC? I guess I am close to solving my problem.
Lütfen daha sonra yeniden deneyin. 12 Eki 2013 tarihinde yayınlandıAll you need is 2 pieces of software installed in Win 7 to delete the XP partition, rebuild the MBR and remove