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I installed Mac OS X Lion first on my hard drive and then installed windows 7 x64 on another partition...i set up osx entry via easybcd but now when at the os selection screen,i choose NST MAC OS X, the PC reboots itself and again I get into the same screen! can anyone help me to sort this out! and P.S mine is an ide hard drive and cd drive
 

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I installed Mac OS X Lion first on my hard drive and then installed windows 7 x64 on another partition...i set up osx entry via easybcd but now when at the os selection screen,i choose NST MAC OS X, the PC reboots itself and again I get into the same screen! can anyone help me to sort this out! and P.S mine is an ide hard drive and cd drive

Boot with your Unibeast USB drive and re-install Chimera. Use Chimera as your boot loader to get to either Win7 or OS X.
 

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So you are saying its a chameleon bug? i just need to install chimera and everything will be fine??

No. You installed Win7 which overwrote Chimera boot record. While it is probably possible to get EasyBCD to chainload to Chimera correctly, why? Chimera works just fine to boot both OS X and Win7, has more functionality (verbose boot, safe mode, ignore caches, etc)... and is prettier.
 
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No. You installed Win7 which overwrote Chimera boot record. While it is probably possible to get EasyBCD to chainload to Chimera correctly, why? Chimera works just fine to boot both OS X and Win7, has more functionality (verbose boot, safe mode, ignore caches, etc)... and is prettier.

so exactly what should i do now? i'l reinstall again and choose chimera this time!
 

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so exactly what should i do now? i'l reinstall again and choose chimera this time!

Boot w/ your Unibeast USB to your OS X partition (like you probably did in second stage of initial install).
Then run Multibeast to re-install Chimera.

As long as when you installed Win7 you didn't fiddle with your partitions (ie. only format existing partition as NTFS, no deleting/adding, etc.), you should be able to now boot both from the HDD using Chimera boot loader.
 
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