1.    13 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Option to dual boot when a 2nd operating system is not present


    Hey guys, first time here. I recently upgraded my windows 7 to windows 10. I have had everything activate properly. I then decided to do a fresh install of windows 10. I loaded boot media on my pc and everything went fine. Now with the fresh install of windows 10, at boot up, I get the option to choose windows 10 or windows 7. How to I change this so it ALWAYS defaults and boots windows 10? Considering I wiped my hard drive clean windows 7 shouldn't even be an option.
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  2.    13 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Spring Valley
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    Windows 10 Pro/Windows 7 Ultimate

    You can use the System Configuration tool like in previous versions of Windows, here's a tutorial for Windows 8, process should be similar:

    Windows Boot Manager - Delete a Listed Operating System - Windows 7 Help Forums

    I'd like to know how to add my windows 7 to it...
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  3.    13 Aug 2015 #3
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    Thread Starter

    Thank you very much


    I am pretty positive that worked I need to restart to double check, in the middle of a large download so I am going to wait until it is done and then reboot and will mark solved after.
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  4.    13 Aug 2015 #4
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    Windows 10 Pro/Windows 7 Ultimate

    Ha, I'm backing up an iPhone I know how that is... Sometimes the sync takes forever to start.
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  5.    13 Aug 2015 #5
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    Oh I noticed after I used that solve that it was detecting windows 7 on my secondary hard drive, this drive was wiped ages and ages ago, I don't know why the os is detecting a windows 7 installation there.
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