Win7 MBR fix

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by jgrandey, Oct 15, 2010.

  1. jgrandey

    jgrandey New Member

    Oct 15, 2010
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    My Fujitsu laptop with Win7 began hanging at the splash screen. rebooting brought up the startup repair options. That did not work & neither did a system restore. Diagnostics found nothing wrong. The Fujitsu recovery disk only reinstalls Windows, wiping out everything. I purchased and attempted to use the Spotmau software to repair the MBR, but after it claimed to have successfully repaired the MBR, I couldn't even boot to the Startup Repair option.

    Fujitsu does not provide a Win7 Install disk which has the repair option. I can boot from the CD/DVD. Does anyone have or know of a program which can repair this without a reinstall?

  2. Saltgrass

    Saltgrass Excellent Member
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    Oct 16, 2009
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    You can try this site to download a repair disk. It will do the same as the install disc, but I believe you will need a password.

    The repair option might need to be run 3 or 4 times before it will repair the Win 7 install. But you need to look into what happened to mess up your system. If you have an idea or want to explain your install, post back.

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