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Chainload Windows boot manager from another?

Is it possible to use the Windows Boot Manager to chainload another Windows Boot Manager? For example, (how) can I use a boot manager on C:\bootmgr that reads C:\boot\BCD to chainload another boot ...
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Samsung stuck at boot options screen

I have a np300e5c that's stuck at the boot options screen. It shows two identical Windows boot manager options, I can't get passed this, every time I select one, it just comes back to the same screen. ...
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Modifying System drive for Windows 7 / Windows Server 2012

I have a computer with two hard disks and a dual boot : Windows 7 and Windows Server 2012. The system partition is on the Windows 7 partition. I want the System partition to be on the Windows Server ...
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Linux Installation - Boot Manager Not Finding CD/USB

I have an Acer Aspire laptop with an intel I5 processor. I'm trying to install ubuntu alongside Windows 8.1. My problem is my boot manager is NOT finding my external hard drive nor the dvd I made with ...
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System Reserved partition is showing up in “My Computer” along with other partitions

I use Windows 8.1 along with Ubuntu 14.04(Gnome) a dual boot. I used boot manager in Ubuntu to fix the grub in Linux to make Windows boot appear in the grub. Later I found Windows has two entries in ...
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Windows 8.1 will not boot up and I want to move all of my files

My Windows 8.1 laptop will not boot up in normal or safe mode. This has been happening recently. Is there a program I can use to take all of my files from my primary hard drive and move them to my 2nd ...
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Recovering multiple partitions with testdisk in a multiboot configuration

I'm facing this kind of problem for the first time. Two of my three partitons got corrupted. In searching for a solution, I found testdisk. I've read the tutorials and feel confortable to use it, ...
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BIOS boot manager for Windows Vista Boot Camp Macbook partition

I am trying to find the BIOS boot manager for my Windows Vista Boot Camp partition of my Macbook. How do I access this during sartup?
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Move Windows 8.1 to other hardrive on dual boot system

I am trying to move my windows 8.1 OS partition to a second HDD. I will try to explain what I have tried so far. I started with a Windows 8.1 installation on a SSD (120GB). I have also an HDD of ...
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How do I remove Windows Boot Manager from one drive the put it on another?

I recently installed Windows 10, and for some odd reason, the windows boot manager was installed on my Hackintosh HDD. In my BIOS it says that the boot manager is there too, and if I disconnect my ...
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Have windows 7 and 8 entry options in grub

I multi-boot windows 7, 8, and ubuntu. I have them each installed on a separate sda partition. I also use a program called "grub customizer" in ubuntu. I need a way to have the windows 7 boot ...
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Did I kill windows boot manager? I can't boot after installing FreeBSD

I installed freebsd with dual-booting. I specified an empty partition for freebsd auto-configuring. After it was installed, windows boot manager disappeared. What's going on? Should I recover it, or ...
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Boot priority list empty

I have just bought a second hand Samsung Series 5 Ultratouch NP540U3C-A02UK. It has Phoenix SecureCore Tiano BIOS, version P07ABH. I bought it without a hard drive and when it arrived I installed the ...
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How to change UEFI bootmanager from EFI Shell?

When booted to the EFI shell, I see I can access the EFI variables, which contain the boot manager settings. But how do I change boot order or add new boot options while inside EFI shell?