How Can I Edit Boot.ini in Vista? Tags: Boot Windows Vista Windows XP Last response: June 15, 2007 3:24 AM in Windows Vista Share rapster88 June 13, 2007 6:35:21 PM My friend have installed Win XP and Vista Ultimate on same pc but later he reinstall the Win XP and now pc directly boot to Win XP directly. I try to edit boot.ini of Vista? More about : edit boot ini vista Zoron June 13, 2007 10:06:09 PM Vista doesn't use boot.ini anymore... it's boot-loader is completely different from XP's boot loader. The only way you're going to get it back is to do a repair from the Vista CD. coronaz June 14, 2007 8:27:30 AM use bcedit.exe in the command prompt.. alternatively download vistabootpro it's a gui version of bcedit allowing you to adjust your boot options with ease. Related resources How to edit boot.ini for a mirror? - Forum How to add Vista to boot.ini - Forum Boot.ini need my window 7 choice back! - Forum editing boot.ini - Forum Old info in Boot.ini after formatting? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Zoron June 14, 2007 2:14:41 PM Don't think that will help, as they have overwritten Vista's bootloader with XP's... septic June 15, 2007 2:59:15 AM Your friend will have to do a repair from the Vista disc to get vista booting again. as for dual booting, try a program called EasyBCD. This will help setup the boot options. rapster88 June 15, 2007 3:24:11 AM Thanks mates! I'll try it and will update if it can fix the problem or not. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumEditing Boot.ini file ForumEditing boot.ini ForumHow to remove Windows XP from boot.ini Forumanyone know how to write a boot.ini file? ForumEdit boot ini for xp and windows 7 ForumHow to change vista 7 bootloader into xp bootloader ForumSeriously screwed boot.ini ForumBoot.ini & only 3.5 of 4gb ram recognized in XP ForumPartitioning HDD - help with boot.ini * ForumChange boot.ini for duel OS? ForumA quick question about Boot.ini ForumEditibg the boot.ini file in XP Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumHELP installing old software on Vista! Forumvista installed, but dosn't see other hardrives :( More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !