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11-03-2011, 01:32 PM
Finally got around to modifying my Win 7 Ultimate (upgrade) dvd so it would install as a universal version (removing the ei.cfg file), but I did take the precaution of disconnecting my Vista drive while installing 7 (just in case!), worked perfectly.
Thank you to Wainuitech and Snorkie for the help. :)
(Referencing this (http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/showthread.php?t=115812)).

Speedy Gonzales
11-03-2011, 01:40 PM
Hopefully you dont want to dual boot vista because it wont get picked up

11-03-2011, 01:58 PM
It did, once reconnected; I didn't have to make any changes to the EasyBCD boot file I'd already set up when doing a test install (without activating) beforehand (it picked up the new 7 install, and removed the old one, the Vista install stayed listed on the dualboot screen).