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Why do I keep getting duplicate drive entries in my windows 10 pro install

DDalt3
Beginner
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I have a Intel NUC Kit NUC6i7KYK Mini PC

 

I have updated to the latest bios (KY0067.bio)

 

I am installing the latest windows 10 1909

 

I keep sucessfully installing windows and after the first boot when it discovers devices etc, the system no longer finds any bootable devicess.

 

I have my BIOS set to UEFI, my drive is gpt. And Ubuntu and other os's install fine... but windows duplicates the drive entries ? I have done a diskpart clean, I have tried everything I can think of, the drive is a samsung 960 pro ssd

 

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LeonWaksman
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  1. This happens because of the old Linux installation. The Boot record is full off old EFI entries.
  2. This tutorial shows how to remove unwanted EFI entries in Linux
  3. This tutorial shows how to remove unwanted EFI entries in Windows

 

Leon

 

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