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How to prevent boot manager missing after cloning a win764 image using Ghost 2003?

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I have various versions Windows 7 installed on my test machine. I want to do the testing for windows vista. I am just worried, if I install Vista and its earlier version of windows os, if it will it ...
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I wish to install multiple, probably 3, copies of Windows on one hard drive. I envisage setting up 4 partitions, one for each OS and a shared data area. I intend to ghost the empty, formatted drive ...
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How can I get rid of the “Windows Boot Manager” showing up when I only have one version of Windows?

I installed Windows 7 over a Windows XP installation (formatting my partition in the process). Now, when I boot, I get the "Windows Boot Manager" screen, asking me to choose between "Earlier Version ...