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Hiren's Boot CD, Windows 8, Cannot find partition

  1. #1

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    Windows 8

    Hiren's Boot CD, Windows 8, Cannot find partition

    Hiren's Boot CD, Windows 8, Cannot find partition by number

    My Uncle using Hiren's BootCD on his Windows 8 machine.

    When I get to the DOS step of

    "Please Select Partition By Number Or..." ... Select: [1]

    I cannot "Select 1". I try to just hit enter, pressing "1" and hitting enter, pressing "[1]" and hitting enter and all it ever does it repeat the block of text:

    "Please Select Partition By Number Or..." ... Select: [1]

    What is going on? My Uncle really need to get into his computer.

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    Yellow Belly
    Posts : 178
    Windows 8.1 with Bing x64

    Scroll down to number 2 for options to select: The Best Computer Tricks
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  3. #3

    San Jose - California
    Posts : 2,847
    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64

    If your HD was setup using GPT style then Hiren'sBoot CD will not support. Only MBR is supported
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