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Reply Rivii says: November 7, 2013 at 10:30 pm Tha was very helpfull thank you for shering, Microsoft wanted me to do the reactivation and they could not get it that Not the answer you're looking for? Before the change in operatiing systems they were boot: C:, and the second was D:Storage. http://wikitechy.com/view-article/windows-utility-to-move-windows-boot-partition-over-to-another-hard-drive Both are really good. his comment is here

Go to the broken Windows 7 machine. My personally assigned drive letter T: for the CDRW & V: for the read only CD player seem to be staying that way between boots now. I don't believe I had unplugged the original drive during the first reboot after the cloning process was completed so I can't prove your theory right or wrong. What exactly does the poster of Schindler's list depict? http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/369978-bsod-boot-drive-letters-switched-windows-g.html

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I had changed the CD ROM drive to E: drive.. I have an external drive which I back up to daily came to back up files and 2 things, the drive id has changed to F: and it states its full Max February 13, 2007 1:33 AM Thanks you soooo much. BTW, in my condition, I have to boot with safe mode, otherwise, regedit would be allowed.

The OS image holds two partitions: System Reserved (no letter) NTFS Active, and (C: ) NTFS Primary whereas the current situation is: System Reserved (G: -wait, now this one When both hard drives were attached and the system was working, the boot drive (old) was assigned the letter G while my 1TB (new) drive was assigned C. Ask ! Paragon Adaptive Restore 2010 Take care!

When Windows was installed it went on to the D: drive but C: is my boot drive. Change Motherboard Without Reinstalling Windows 7 I'm just throwing it out there to give the readers more choices. I made the error of not booting from the DVD & installed from the DVD while in the current system. http://superuser.com/questions/1061085/windows-7-drive-letters-spontaneously-changed-cant-boot I've made a note of this in the blog article so users who are afraid of touching the registry can use this solution instead as it gives a nice little graphical

Reply Daniel says: January 15, 2013 at 12:52 am Found it Keep up the great work, Simon! Windows 7 Change Motherboard Blue Screen More about Leo. In my case the machine would hang on login and only after multiple suspend / resumes could I get to the point where I could run task manager. I should have pointed out that I first tried to clone to a disk with drive letter assigned to it.

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Command prompt. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/947288 http://www.backup-utility.com/features/system-clone.html Reply Andre says: May 21, 2015 at 9:20 pm Thank you! Changed Motherboard Windows 7 Won't Boot The target drive was actually partitioned and had a drive letter in Windows prior to the clone process. New Motherboard Startup Repair Apparently the reason for the temporary profile is that the path to the profile and some other things are prefixed with a drive letter in the registry.

You managed it in under 2 minutes!!! (After I found you)You are wasted and should be as accesable as a screwdriver. this content devin April 7, 2007 9:08 PM I reassign drive letters to the way i need them. I believe this kind of problem happens when the clone operation occurs within windows which is exactly how I did it. Although this article is pretty old, surprisingly, it is still one of the most viewed article on my blog on a daily basis. New Motherboard Windows 10 Won't Boot

What you said is interesting though. W7 Home Premium SP1 Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 08-22-2012, 06:36 PM #1 wc00 Registered Member Join Date: May 2007 Posts: Reply deadeye says: October 24, 2012 at 5:45 pm Wow. http://hpwizardstore.com/windows-7/updates-are-being-applied-every-time-computer-is-switched-on.html Reply John says: May 27, 2013 at 1:01 pm I can corroborate what is said about cloning into unallocated space.

Select Safe Mode from this list. Msi Motherboard Driver Downloads Helping people with computers... I then went into my temp profile and followed your steps in the registry.

Head over to Disk Management when you are ready to reformat.

To change the drive letter assigned to a drive, right click on the drive in disk manager. I just hope more users would take the time to comment on their success or failure as to me this seems like a pretty widespread, though not much talked about, topic. To match my older computer's CDROM & CDRW drives' letters V: and T:, I have done the disk management drive letter change routine over and over, but each time I reboot Install Drivers From Command Prompt Sometimes if you change these and try to run a programme installed when the drive letter was F:/ there can be a problem.

I thought if I renamed it to its previous drive letter in this case G:it would recognise the path and my files would be there, wrong so I have a drive Strange, but I'll take it I'm using the Acronis 2011 bootable CD to run my cloning process with a pre-format using "Gparted" HDD utility freeware bootable CD. It takes forever. http://hpwizardstore.com/windows-7/restored-windows-back-up-to-another-partition-of-dual-boot-drive.html After each attempt at repairing W7, the computer boots beyond the W7 splash screen, but the W7 login screen does not appear.

All I have to do now is restoring Win 10 entry at BCD. I'm glad it has helped you out with this problem as well! only after that did i get the windows was not genuine. You've made something that most people make out to be a four hour expedition through cmd a 20 second switch.

It has a fix boot problems wizard, and it found Windows on the C: as it should be.