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I have 2 lots of windows running on my computer. how do i delete the one i dnt want?

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  • anjusethi2 Mar 05, 2009

    yep 2 instalations running. i dnt kno wat u mean by partitions

  • Barry Parks May 11, 2010

    Partitions are the main sections of a hard drive. They are also called volumes or disks. If you open Windows Explorer and look in the left column, you will see a local disk C:. That is the main partition. Look down the list for a second local disk. It may be labeled D:, E: or some other letter, depending on when it was created and what other hardware is installed. If you find the second local disk, expand it and look for a Windows directory. That should be the second installation.

    Check that far and let me know what you find.


  • Barry Parks May 11, 2010

    What do you mean by "2 lots of windows running on my computer"? Do you have 2 installations of Windows? If you do, are they in different partitions?

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Hi,
boot the windows u want and the right click on the my computer and go to properties.
>go to advanced tab
>go to startup and recovery
>make sure that u are logged in the os u want and u can conferim the partition by simply going on run command and typing CMD and check which letter is first(C: or D:)
>go to edit option given below default os and then delete the line where the another partition is listed and save (it will be like default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS for C: drive for D: drive it will be disk0 partition 2).

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