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winlogon.exe corrupted. Regular fixing methods do not work

In the morning, when I switched on my computer, I was faced with an error saying that winlogon.exe is missing or corrupted. I logged on to my USB OS and replaced the winlogon.exe on the computer ...
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EasyBCD won't boot Debian after upgrade

I have a desktop that dual-boots Debian and Windows 7. When I turn it on, it uses the Windows bootloader, as configured by EasyBCD. If I select Debian, it then chainloads(?) GRUB, which lets me ...
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How to install the Windows 10 Preview to another Partition

I have a Windows 8.1 laptop but I want to use the Windows 10 on another partition so I don't screw up my files on Windows 8.1. I tried EasyBCD but when I booted to it, it took me to a terminal with ...
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EasyBCD: can't boot into Windows after ticking neogrub boot loader in EasyBCD

I ticked neogrub bootloader in EasyBCD, thus the opiton "Windows 7" is disabled, as shown in the pic below. Then I reboot the system and now I can't enter windows 7, what can I do? thanks! ...
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how to modify Grub or mgr so that I can boot into windows 7 instead of Neogrub

I have installed windows7 in C drive. Now I use easyBCD to install ubuntu. I followed the steps according to an article which teaches how to install ubuntu-windows dual system(not in English, so I ...
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Not able to dual boot windows 8.1 and ubuntu

I installed ubuntu in a laptop already installed with windows 8.1. But while booting it does not give an option to boot into ubuntu. So I tried with easy bcd. The boot menu is not showing ubuntu. So I ...
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Dual-Boot Windows 8.1 and BackTrack 5 R3 ISO with EasyBCD 2.2

I have a PC running Windows 8.1 (32-bit) and the BackTrack 5 R3 (KDE). I've installed Backtrack and it appeared on the boot menu, but whenever I select it, it always takes me to a terminal called ...
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Used easybcd to add ubuntu to windows boot screen, now computer wont boot

I used easybcd to add Ubuntu to windows 8 boot manager and now my Acer Aspire One 722 sticks on black screen when I press the power button? Please help?
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Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 dual booting problems

I think I have destroyed my PC system and now it won't even boot. I was trying to configure dual boot with Ubuntu installed after Windows 7. However it always booted into Windows, bypassing the dual ...
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Windows 8.1 Pro won't boot, Status: 0xc000000e

My computer has been working fine until yesterday. I turned it on and immediately after the motherboard logo, I got an error screen (light blue) saying, Your PC Needs to be Repaired with an error code ...
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Restoring stock 8.1 boot order

I was using easyBCD to fix boot issues with another pc, but accidentally modified my own boot entries instead of the USB stick I was using. Dumb, I know. How do I restore to vanilla 8.1 booting? ...
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Dual-Boot W7/Fedora with easyBCD

I have been trying to get my dual boot working for my laptop. What I did : Installed Fedora 19 on the same HDD than Windows7 Booted up Fedora and forced the installation of GRUB2 into the boot ...
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Unable to load Windows after using EasyBCD to Reset bcd [duplicate]

My windows installation was working perfectly fine until i clicked "Reset BCD" in EasyBCD in Windows 8. After clicking that EasyBCD told me to add Win 8 entry via Add Entry Menu so i did. After ...
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Unable to access UEFI BIOS setup or boot into Windows after setting MBR with EasyBCD then resetting it

I can't exactly remember what the menu items were called (because I can't boot into my computer), but I'll try my best. Earlier I tried using EasyBCD with Windows 8 on a UEFI Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 ...
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Use EasyBCD to create dual-boot Ubuntu 13.04 and win 8

I just installed ubuntu 13.04 alongside win 8; The problem is: There is no boot option. it will directly go to win 8. So I do research and find solution is something about 'grub', I dont want too use ...
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Dual booting Linux Mint fails

I have Winodws 7 on my computer and I am trying to install Linux Mint 14 on the same computer. The hard drive has four primary partitions and thus it is impossible to boot Mint from it since I cannot ...
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Boot Ubuntu on SSD drive from windows bootloader (with or without easyBCD)

Hello Superuser community, I'm facing a problem I can't find any solution to, after sooo much reading on the web. Here's the situation I have a laptop with 2 drives (sorry I could not add the ...
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Installed Lubuntu as dual boot to Windows 7 and now Windows won't load

Last year when I installed an SSD in my laptop, I partitioned off a few GB to try dual booting to Linux. At the time, I was able to set up Ubuntu on that partition and used EasyBCD to manage the boot ...
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Boot Fedora 18 from Windows 7's bootloader

In Ubuntu or previous releases of Fedora you could install grub to the linux partition and then add an entry to BCD (using EasyBCD or dd-ing partition's first 512 bytes to a file) to boot it. Now that ...
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How to configure GRUB4DOS

I've integrated GRUB4DOS into my Windows 7 bootloader menu using EasyBCD. It works and I can chainload to my Linux GRUB at /dev/sda5 ((hd0,4)) but I have to do it manually every time. Grub4Dos just ...
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Since EasyBCD is no more free as beer, what can I use instead? [closed]

Is there an easy-to-use and reliable alternative?
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How to replace GRUB boot loader, from within Windows?

I have dual boot (Debian and Windows XP), and the boot is from GRUB. I want to remove Linux and grub, and restore the Windows boot. However, I cannot use installation CD to restore the MBR. Thus, I ...
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Lost Windows 7 boot after EasyBCD with EFI

I've got a Lenovo Y580 with a 64GB SSD and a 1TB HDD setup using GPT and setup to boot from (U?)EFI. I was trying to get my Linux Mint installation on the Windows boot manager using EasyBCD (I ...
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How to recover boot options after deleting them with EasyBCD?

I have a dual-boot Asus notebook and I almost-accidentally deleted every boot option with EasyBCD. Now I can only load Ubuntu, because there are no more boot options on the Windows partition. Is ...
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Windows doesn't recognize Ubuntu DVD

I want to dual boot my laptop, but Windows doesn't read the Ubuntu DVD. It doesn't recognize it, nor a Linux Mint DVD. Two days ago I installed Mint 13, then removed it because of installation ...
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How do I get the Windows 8 boot loader back and also list both Windows XP and Windows 7?

I have a system with Windows 7 and Windows XP, and today I have installed the Windows 8 Developer Preview into a spare partition (that I leave for a few months without any important data there). When ...
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How can I tripple-boot via my Mac? Help install Linux? I already got OS X Lion and Windows and 30GB unpartitioned space reserved for Linux [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Triple boot (OS X/Win/Linux) via rEFIt doesn't work - Linux not visible in rEFIt I would really love to triple-boot on my MacBook Pro. (Not with Virtual machines!!) ...
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Bootloader problem - Windows XP and Windows 7, dropping Linux

I have a fairly new PC. When I first bought it, I set it to dual boot Windows XP and OpenSUSE Linux. When OpenSUSE died (strictly just X and/or KDE) for no clear reason, it was the final straw that ...
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Getting only grub prompt after installing dual boot Windows 7 then Ubuntu and EasyBCD

I'm having an annoying problem. I installed Windows 7 a long time ago, yesterday I installed Ubuntu 10.04. After installing the Ubuntu, it was working great (I got the grub boot menu and everything) ...
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Netbook won't boot after using EasyBCD

I have an Asus T91MT netbook on which I used to have Windows 7 Home Premium and Ubuntu 10.10 installed (dual boot). After trying to upgrade to Ubuntu 11.04, Ubuntu is no longer able to boot, so I ...
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Will reformatting second drive affect my bootloader?

I currently dual boot Windows 7 and XP. I know XP was installed first, and then at some point, I added a hard drive with Windows 7. I used EasyBCD from Windows 7 to setup the bootloader. Now, I would ...
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Booting into Ubuntu and then adding Ubuntu to Windows boot loader

I installed W7 Pro x64 and then I installed Ubuntu 10.04. During the Ubuntu install, I decided NOT to allow GRUB 2 to be the boot loader for both Ubuntu and Windows. I followed the advice of a ...
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Able to re-install Ubuntu 10.04 after recent install?

I just performed a triple partition involving Windows XP, Windows 7, and Ubuntu 10.04. I installed them in that order. However, I now realize that I would like to boot using Windows Boot Manager so I ...
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EasyBCD can only fix the Windows boot table but not the Linux one?

I delete a Linux partition and now my computer won't boot up to any OS... With SuperGrubDisk, I can boot up to Vista again, and if I run EasyBCD, it only fixes the Windows boot menu, which is the ...
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Does SuperGrubDisk fix the boot menu for us or do we need to do it manually?

So I am using version 1.21 of SuperGrubDisk, and is able to boot up Vista now with it. (for some screenshot please see http://superuser.com/questions/71084/why-supergrubdisk-wont-boot-up-anything) ...
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Is SuperGrubDisk similar to EasyBCD but is a self boot disc?

Is SuperGrubDisk similar to EasyBCD which can fix the boot option menu? So the difference is that SuperGrubDisk is a self boot disc, and uses the Linux GRUB boot mechanism, while EasyBCD needs to run ...