troubleshooting Question

Boot Loader is Missing after Reinstall

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Mal_kFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Windows OSMicrosoft Legacy OSWindows Vista
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Hi, i have recently had to reinstall Windows XP Pro and i am now missing the boot loader screen that allows me to select either VIsta or XP / "earlier version of windows" during boot.

I have both O/S on seperate hard dirves and have used the Vista repair wizard on the Vista Home Premium CD in order to get me back into Vista, as since i reinstalled XP, it would boot straight into that. Then I faced a new problem after using the VIsta repair wizard in that my PC only booted straight into VIsta.

So i booted off the XP cd and in the recovery console i did a FIXBOOT, which has repaired something, but now i can only boot straight into XP again. I'm going round in circles...

How can i get my old menu screen that comes up so i can choose which O/S id like to boot into again please, anyone...
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