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bootmgr is missing, more problems.

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  • Started 4 years ago by Fraiyn
  • Latest reply from ScottW
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Fraiyn
Posts: 3

Hi.

I just recently installed windows 7, and all is working well, besides the fact that every time I boot my computer, I get the "bootmgr is missing" blabla.
Well, I found a bit of a problem related to this from this forum, but the help in it did not solve my case. I've tried the repair thingy on windows disc, but it doesn't fix it. In fact, it doesn't do anything. I ran bcdedit, and this is what I got :

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7600]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Windows\system32>bcdedit

Windows Boot Manager
--------------------
identifier {bootmgr}
device partition=\Device\HarddiskVolume1
description Windows Boot Manager
locale en-US
inherit {globalsettings}
default {current}
resumeobject {e8e6ee58-70f7-11de-b5a8-9b0b4123e794}
displayorder {current}
toolsdisplayorder {memdiag}
timeout 30

Windows Boot Loader
-------------------
identifier {current}
device partition=C:
path \Windows\system32\winload.exe
description Windows 7
locale en-US
inherit {bootloadersettings}
recoverysequence {e8e6ee5a-70f7-11de-b5a8-9b0b4123e794}
recoveryenabled Yes
osdevice partition=C:
systemroot \Windows
resumeobject {e8e6ee58-70f7-11de-b5a8-9b0b4123e794}
nx OptIn

C:\Windows\system32>

But I do not really understand what that Harddiskvolume1 is, if that's where the bootmgr is supposed to be. I was wondering if it had gone to my flash drive, but nope. not there either.

Any help?

Posted 4 years ago
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Fraiyn
Posts: 3

Even more interesting, I think I might know where the bootmgr is, because I have 200bg HD plugged into my comp, and disk manager shows it, but when I open my computer, I can't get to it. It doesn't even show in there.

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Fraiyn
Posts: 3

Nevermind, now I got access to the HD that wasn't available, but doesn't help....

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ScottW
ScottW
Posts: 6609

You have a bogus copy of Windows 7, version "6.1.7600". Windows 7 RC is build 7100 -- there is nothing newer available from Microsoft.

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