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changing boot animation

  1. #1


    Posts : 83
    Windows 8.1 with windows 7

    changing boot animation


    i used windows 7 boot updater and when I clicked apply and restarted to test it showed windows vista safe mode boot animation but I still can boot to the desktop

    how can I fix this

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  2. #2


    Tucson, Arizona
    Posts : 23
    Windows 8.1


    8oot logo changer. Dont use the windows 7 one. 8oot Logo Changer
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  3. #3


    Posts : 83
    Windows 8.1 with windows 7


    no I have dual booted windows 8.1 with 7

    don't think I didn't notice this
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  4. #4


    Tucson, Arizona
    Posts : 23
    Windows 8.1


    Did you Try to restore it from a backup?
    or find an online bootres.dll and replace the one in this folder:
    www.dll-files.com/dllindex/dll-files.shtml?bootres
    C:\WINDOWS\Boot\Resources
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  5. #5


    Tucson, Arizona
    Posts : 23
    Windows 8.1


    Try to restore it to default replace the old file:C:\WINDOWS\Boot\Resourceswith:bootres.dll free download - DLL-files.com
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  6. #6


    Posts : 83
    Windows 8.1 with windows 7


    when I replaced bootres.dll with the one you gave me and restarted it showed only "Starting Windows" and then replaced with vista progressbar
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