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Xp not installed

I have dualboot with xp pro and vista. i had to remove vista and format my d drive. I then reinstalled vista on the d drive. vista works fine but when i log into xp i get a message saying windows is no installed, i click ok and then xp finishes loading and everything works fine. how can i get rid of the message or is there something wrong with my xp?

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1. Boot from your Vista installation CD
2. Click the 'Repair your computer' option
3. Select the Vista Partition from the list (probably the only thing showing)
4. Select 'Startup Repair' from the following menu

If that doesn't work:
1. Follow Steps 1-3 above
2. Click 'Command Prompt' from the menu
3. Type 'Bootrec.exe /fixMBR'
4. [Enter]
5. Type 'Bootrec.exe /fixBoot'
6. [Enter]

I hope this helps

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Boot into xp...from the RUN command type msconfig...select the BOOT tab. Remove any statements that point to Vista being on the C:\....Also, make sure the the entries for XP point to the right location.

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