Solved

Computer stops at Windows Boot Manager

Posted on 2010-11-29
3
477 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Every time i reboot my laptop it stops at the Windows Boot Manger. It gives me the option to choose Windows Vista or Memory Diagnostic Tool.  The laptop works great other than that.  I have to physically select Windows Vista every time. I have tried changing the options under Advanced system settings.
0
Comment
Question by:drgleockler
3 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:moon_blue69
ID: 34234678
i think you type msconfig on run and select boot.ini and edit it from there
0
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
FOTC earned 500 total points
ID: 34234826
boot.ini doesn't exist in vista & win 7 anymore. you use "bcdedit" via cmd prompt to make changes to the boot settings. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bcdedit)

I don't feel like typing a lot so, here's a good tutorial on how to fix ur prob...

http://www.x64bit.net/site/board/index.php?showtopic=1209

an easier way to fix this, is to download the EasyBCD tool from NeoSmart:

http://neosmart.net/dl.php?id=1
0
 

Author Comment

by:drgleockler
ID: 34247765
EasyBCD did the job.  Thanks!
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

So who is this article for? If you are like most of the computer users out there, you probably only realize the meaning of 'System maintenance' after something goes wrong. This article is for you if you care about keeping your system working opti…
When you try to extract and to view the contents of a Microsoft Update Standalone Package (MSU) for Windows Vista, you cannot extract the files from the MSU. Here we are going to explain how to extract those hotfix details without using any third pa…
The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro…
In a recent question (https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/28997919/Pagination-in-Adobe-Acrobat.html) here at Experts Exchange, a member asked how to add page numbers to a PDF file using Adobe Acrobat XI Pro. This short video Micro Tutorial sh…

786 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question