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EFI / UEFI partition Deleted

  1. #1


    Posts : 7
    win8

    EFI / UEFI partition Deleted


    accidentally i delete my efi partition. now i cannot boot up to windows 8
    any advice what should i do?
    sorry before

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  2. #2


    Posts : 467
    Windows 8 Pro


    Found this , talks about protecting and recovering a UEFI partition...it's not a simple process unfortunately...

    Protecting and Recovering a UEFI System
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  3. #3


    Posts : 7
    win8


    yeah thanks for helping
    i will try to safe my system first

    re-install the system is my last effort
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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Is this a Windows 8 Pre-installed PC?
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  5. #5


    Posts : 7
    win8


    Its not a preinstalled windows
    Now i get my efi partition back via automatic repair
    The next problem is this new efi partition not linking/knowing my windows system location
    When i try repair it by bootrec /scanos /rebuildbcd its says
    Total indentified windows installation: 0
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  6. #6


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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Try a Refresh.

    How do a Refresh:
    Refresh Windows 8
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  7. #7


    Posts : 7
    win8


    Its says locked harddrive/partition i forget,
    Its done guys i reinstalled my system, yeah this is the bad way, but its the only way to get my system run again. Thanks all for your time ans reply
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