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Reinstalling windows 7 as my last resort...

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After a day of frustrations I guess reinstalling Windows 7 x64 is my final option. I spent the whole day yesterday trying to fix my pc. The problem is my windows won't boot properly and if I did it's so slow and hangs up once in a while.

I really don't know how it happen. Well I decided to clean inside, unplugged everything, wash the air filters and brushed out the dusts.

I guess I ruined the boot manager. I tried all types of repair using windows cd. I did run CHDSK. I don't have a spare Hardrive or DVD drive to see if one or both is causing the problem.

So reinstalling windows 7 is the last thing I want to do. Fortunately, I ran backup 2 days ago, right before everything happened. I didn't create a system disc on the option. One mistake that I did.

Do I have any other option before reinstalling which is a pain and a lot of work to do!!! Please HELP!!!
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The boot manager is damaged you say? In what way?

If it's something related to the boot sector have you tried running bcdedit through the recovery console?

How to use BCDEDIT

Give it a shot before rebuilding your OS
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The boot manager is damaged you say? In what way?

If it's something related to the boot sector have you tried running bcdedit through the recovery console?

How to use BCDEDIT

Give it a shot before rebuilding your OS
I think so... sometimes my bios.AHCI can't detect any hardrive. It will take me about 30 minutes of repair before managing to login to windows

Thanks for the quick response!!! I'll try that...
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Now I'm getting this:

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I just switch to ide instead of AHCI and run repair.

I finally back online...
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