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Cannot access windows 7

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  • I have installed the windows 8 developers preview on my host drive i.e. C:\ drive itself. Now at boot time it does not as me to choose an OS . It directly boots the windows 8 developers preview. I am so unable to access windows 7 in my computer.
    Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:17 PM

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  • On Sat, 17 Sep 2011 13:17:14 +0000, Namespace_sdb wrote:

    I have installed the windows 8 developers preview on my host drive i.e. C:\ drive itself. Now at boot time it does not as me to choose an OS . It directly boots the windows 8 developers?preview. I am so unable to access windows 7 in my computer.

    You have replaced Windows 7 with Windows 8. To get back to Windows 7 you're
    going to have to either restore from a backup or reinstall.


    Paul Adare
    MVP - Identity Lifecycle Manager
    http://www.identit.ca
    Transistor:  A sibling, opposite of transbrother.

    Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:20 PM

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  • On Sat, 17 Sep 2011 13:17:14 +0000, Namespace_sdb wrote:

    I have installed the windows 8 developers preview on my host drive i.e. C:\ drive itself. Now at boot time it does not as me to choose an OS . It directly boots the windows 8 developers?preview. I am so unable to access windows 7 in my computer.

    You have replaced Windows 7 with Windows 8. To get back to Windows 7 you're
    going to have to either restore from a backup or reinstall.


    Paul Adare
    MVP - Identity Lifecycle Manager
    http://www.identit.ca
    Transistor:  A sibling, opposite of transbrother.

    Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:20 PM
  • Damn that was very quick Paul :)
    Robert MacLean - www.sadev.co.za
    Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:21 PM