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I had Windows 10 installed as a partition for a little while, then recently deleted it. Now when I restart my computer it sometimes still tries to boot into Windows and shows a blue screen error. When I look at Startup Disk & Disk Utility there is no sign of the phantom partition. Anyone know how to clear this out without too much drastic action?

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This topic was modified 7 months ago by Ari Laquidara

Did you use Boot Camp to remove Windows?

If not, that could be the cause.

I did not. How do I resolve now though? 😉 This is what I get when I run the assistant.

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https://www.macobserver.com/tips/quick-tip/macos-removing-windows-efi-boot-entry/

If that doesn't work, then start Googling for removing Windows from macOS.

Note: I have never used Boot Camp and Windows on a Mac, so what I know is just from reading various Mac related forums for years and years.  Sometimes something sticks.

This post was modified 7 months ago by datafornothinandbitsforfree

Success!!! Thanks so much @datafornothinandbitsforfree. 🙂 🙂

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