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Duplicate entries in Windows 7 Boot Manager

I have problem when with Boot Manager. When I restore System with using *.wim file after restart I see two identical entries. Booth entries run the same System. How I can remove this ? Of course I ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 boot manager not localized on UEFI systems

I originally posted this on SuperUser because I discovered this behaviour on my home computer, but this seems to be a general issue on UEFI systems, thus I'm posting here too; I also hope someone here ...
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2answers
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Find out which Group Policies take forever to complete at boot

I want to analyse which group policies are inflating the bootup time. What's the best way to do so? Something like gpresult including timestamps/periods would be really helpfull!
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3answers
651 views

Windows 7 Unable to Boot / Access Denied for User's Folder

Today, I accidentally swapped the hard drive on my computer while my company is in sleep mode then turn it on. After the computer restarts, I can't boot into Windows anymore. The problem is that it ...
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2answers
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Why does Windows in kiosk mode start the shell application so slowly?

I'm configuring Windows 7 Professional x64 to run a custom application as the shell, in "kiosk" mode. That is, replacing the default shell (explorer.exe) with my application and autologon as a ...
2
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1answer
361 views

Failure to bare boot windows 7 that was installed under kvm

I installed windows 7 (enterprise, amd64) in kvm (to /dev/hdb) because I don't have a dvd drive on this box, so I just started kvm with the parameters "-hda /dev/hdb -cdrom win7.iso". That installs ...
1
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1answer
2k views

Winlogon Init delay

I am trying to trace the boot time of a Windows 7 Professional machine and found the following times: Phase #, Phase Name, Start Time (s), End Time (s), Duration (s) 1, Pre Session Init, 0.000000000, ...
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2answers
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The long bootup time on a Windows 7 enterprise machine

The chkdsk program could not detect any problems in my system . However it takes 6-10min to login to my windows 7 system after correctly entering the password. The "welcome" screen stays for 10 mins. ...
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2answers
225 views

Windows 7 boot order and locations

Long story short, a program that shouldn't have been run on this machine has been, and it's created a naughty .sys file that is being loaded right after pci.sys (as determined by NBTLog.txt) I've had ...
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1answer
414 views

Trace bootup time on Windows 7 x64 Enterprise edition

How can I trace the bootup time on Windows 7 64 bit? Or is there another tool? there used to a tool in the past called bootvis.
1
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1answer
2k views

How can I automatically boot into the Advanced Boot menu in Windows 7

Rather than playing the F8 game on startup, is there a way (command line etc.) of configuring windows so that shutting down Window and rebooting will always come up with the advanced boot menu or ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to use a VHD for dual boot and VPC?

Using Windows 7 Virtual PC to create a virtual machine, I know you can sysprep the VHD and then you are able to use it to dual boot using the Win7 boot from VHD mode. However can you take that VHD ...
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1answer
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Windows 7 - Boot from XP VHD

I was wondering if it is possible to boot a Windows XP VHD from Windows 7. I know it is possible to boot a Windows 7 VHD or a Windows Server 2008 VHD but i'd like to do so with an older O/S. Is there ...