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Restoring Boot Record for Win 7/Win 8 dual boot set up

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    Ottawa
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    Windows 7

    Restoring Boot Record for Win 7/Win 8 dual boot set up


    I had a Windows 7/Windows 8 dual boot set up, each OS on its own disk but I had to reinatall Windows 7 and as a result I can no longer boot Windows 8.

    Can anyone please tell me if there is a way to restore my Master Boot Record so I can choose either OS on booting without having to reinstall Windows 8

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  2. #2


    Install EasyBCD and use it to add Windows 8 as a boot selection.
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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


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    Boot the DVD, & run Automatic Repair.

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