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dly11 dly11 is offline
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Default Dual Boot WIN XP and SL, UPDATE TO WIN 7 LOST SL - 06-04-2010, 12:12 AM

i successfully dual booted my mini 10v so that it ran win xp and MAC OSX SL. i then upgraded win xp to win 7 and now when my mini starts up i cannot pick which OS i want to enter, it just enters straight into win 7, any ideas on how i can fix this?
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Default 06-04-2010, 03:24 AM

SL has to be active partition for chameleon to run at start up assuming you are using chameleon.

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Default 06-06-2010, 01:39 PM


- Type "diskpart"
- Type "select disk 0"
- Type "list partition"
- Type "select partition *blank*"
- Type "active"
- Type "exit"

That should fix your problem though you might have to reinstall NBI.

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