How can I get rid of the "Windows Boot Manager" showing up when I only have one version of W...



When you are managing a Windows system, you may encounter the Windows Boot Manager appearing even when there is only one operating system installed on the system. This is an annoyance that can lead to confusion and potential errors when trying to boot the system. Fortunately, there are some easy steps you can take to get rid of the Windows Boot Manager when you only have one operating system installed.

First, you should check the BIOS settings to make sure that the system is configured to boot directly from the hard drive. To do this, restart the system and enter the BIOS setup screen. This screen is usually accessible by pressing a key (such as F2 or Delete) during the boot process. Once in the setup screen, look for a Boot menu or Boot Order option and make sure that the hard drive is listed first. If it is not, move it to the top of the list and save the changes. This should cause the system to directly boot from the hard drive instead of the Boot Manager.

If that does not solve the problem, you can try disabling the Boot Manager using the System Configuration tool. To do this, open the Run dialog (Windows + R) and type “msconfig”. This will open the System Configuration window. Select the Boot tab and uncheck the “Boot Manager” option. Save the changes and restart the system. This should cause the system to boot directly from the hard drive.

If the Boot Manager is still appearing, you may need to use a third-party tool to get rid of it. There are a number of programs that can disable the Boot Manager, such as BootIt Next Generation and BootIt Bare Metal. These programs can be used to modify the boot settings and get rid of the Boot Manager.

Once the Boot Manager is disabled, you should be able to boot the system directly from the hard drive. This should make it easier to manage the system and reduce confusion when booting.

In summary, when you are managing a Windows system with only one operating system installed, you may encounter the Windows Boot Manager appearing. To get rid of it, you should first check the BIOS settings to make sure the system is configured to boot directly from the hard drive. If that does not work, you can try disabling the Boot Manager using the System Configuration tool. If that does not work, you may need to use a third-party tool to disable the Boot Manager. Once the Boot Manager is disabled, you should be able to boot the system directly from the hard drive.

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