Re: Recovering Vista after XP reinstall?
If you did not "wipe out" Vista - the boot process can be rebuilt by using
VistaBootPro or EasyBCD as suggested by John.
"John Barnes" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> You can use startup repair from the install DVD or alternately download
> and install EasyBCD or VistaBootPro to recreate the Vista boot process.
> "RRJ" <RRJ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> I had XP and Vista on two partitions, with first allocated for XP and
>> for Vista. It also means that the Vista BCD ('Boot' folder) was on XP
>> I had to reinstall XP, which caused the first partition to be wiped. So I
>> can now boot only in XP.
>> Is there a way for me to recover the Vista back? I have tried booting
>> Vista CD and trying things like 'bootrec /fixmbr, bootrec /fixboot,
>> /fixmbr', but to no avail.