How do I get rid of Boot to Old Window on startup?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Installation' started by iam bennu, Jul 19, 2006.

  1. iam bennu

    iam bennu Guest

    Question. I deleted windows.old and thought that this might take care of
    the option to boot to Old Windows (that is paraphrasing) as the system
    starts up, but it has not. How can I get rid of that so the system just
    boots straight in.

    iam bennu
     
    iam bennu, Jul 19, 2006
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    Jimmy Brush Guest

    Jimmy Brush, Jul 19, 2006
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  3. Windows.old does not have anything to do with your boot options. Your boot
    options are based on Vista Setup detecting a bootable non-Vista Windows
    partition. Windows.old exists because you did a Custom Installation on a
    partition that had a previous Windows system.
     
    Colin Barnhorst, Jul 19, 2006
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    iam bennu Guest

    I understand. Thank you for the info.

    iam

     
    iam bennu, Jul 20, 2006
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    David Guest

    Where is this feature in Vista? Before you could click a button to edit the
    file, but now that button is gone.
     
    David, Oct 28, 2006
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    John Barnes Guest

    Follow Jimmy's advice. BCDEdit is not an easy option to use.
     
    John Barnes, Oct 28, 2006
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