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Interesting Dual Boot "thing" With XP Pro


Which is why I only boot into XP if I want to install another program under XP. The Basics The process for creating a dual-boot system is similar no matter what operating system you're dual-booting with. Use it to add the XP boot. And when I boot, it's just hotkey (F11 for MSI mobos) startup making me choose between the IDE (XP) or SATA (7).It isn't as neat as the bootloader but it will

Chief That boot menu is part of the BIOS. Right-click that and select New Simple Volume. then five dots came up and the whole procedure locked up and would not respond to any key or even control, alt, delete. Then I installed ubuntu, which did not detect the partitions.Anyways, lots of thanks!

Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives

To fix the problem1. You maybe better off using actual two separate HDs that can be plugged/unplugged as the need arise or even use a swap box setup. June 30, 2011 Don This did not work for me on my windows 7 home premium 64 bit. YOU NEED TO RUN VISTA/ WIN 7 ETC TO FORAMT THE HARD DRIVE TO PERFORM CORRECTLY.

The reason being if somehow Drive E: Internet Drive became corruput, I can still use Drive C: or D: to correct the problem, *&^%%$&* script kiddies. Install the Second Version of Windows: Next, you'll install the second version of Windows. Since, they suggest that you install XP before Windows 7 on a dual boot machine I installed virtual XP. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Same Partition since microsofts registration procces uses the hardware profile to identify a machine.

The EasyBCD tool doesn't work in XP, and following this process, only XP will boot right now. Do I first have to do an XP install and then run the TrueImage restore, or just restore the TrueImage backup. I wish my old computer didn’t Kark it, and I wish I hadn’t bought this new pc and I AM NOT buying a new scanner etc because NOTHING is compatible with I ended up disconnecting the XP drive, then installing Win 7 individually on the other.

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How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First)

I must tell you that you people are doing a really good job. Tell Windows to install itself to this new partition.  Just be sure not to select the partition containing the version of Windows currently installed on your system, as two versions of Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives The Software may notbe used by more than two (2) processors at any onetime on any single Workstation Computer.Although there are two Windows directories on a parallel installation that allows dual Dual Boot Windows 10 And Xp July 21, 2010 Roberto I think I wasn't careful following the instructions.

If this is not easier than setting up a virtual machine - which I have found to be a bitch, then I am a particle of flour dust landing on a Honestly, the only reason I dual boot is because I can brag to others about it, and it makes me look like a true computer geek.

April 18, 2015 W. What can I do now? The conversation between cyrozap and UbuntuNinja says the same thing you just said.It's not using Wubi, though.Does anybody know how to install XP on a Ubuntu 8.10 PC?In Ubuntu, go to How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7

To do the whole process I used a PS2 mouse and a USB keyboard. anyone can help me?? After many years, SATA eventually crashed and I was forced to activate on IDE XP for the time being until I bought a new SATA and installed Win 7 on it then i will get the options of booting either from xp disk or from the win 7 disk......

Check that to see if it has an "ISO to Disc" or "Image to Disc" option. Dual Boot Windows 10 With Windows 7 Most bios's default to IDE mode which is why you never ran into this situation. It is in error at the last step!

Can this same process be used for a laptop?

This is because Windows XP has installed its own bootloader on top of the Windows Vista bootloader, and it does not recognize newer versions of Windows. so had to format the disk0 and install xp again. Typically, you should install the newer operating system last. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Usb Drive Now you can boot Win7, but probably won't get a boot option for XP.

thanks. Before update there was "Windows XP SP3 Professional" too!)

i have just discovered this after much 'dithering' about how dual booting works, and i would like to try it but could you Aashish January 5, 2011 SRB I just built a new i5 based box and installed WIN7-64 Pro and for many of the same reasons expressed here I wanted to install XP You can set the Windows default ‘Disk Defragmenter' service to ‘Manual' and it will start only as needed.

How can I preserve my current C/D drive???

Thank's for tutoriel

Thank you for the directions. I'm a newbie with that, so sorry for any futures gaffes. these products will protect your pc better than the dual boot approach and will be much easier to use and maintain. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Actually only by Edward ODaniel / December 18, 2007 4:08 AM PST In reply to: Can you dual boot two xp OS?

Put your Windows XP CD in the drive and press a key when you see the "Press any key to enter Windows Setup…" message. Depending on which versions of Windows you're using, the screen will look different. December 3, 2010 Stefan Can anyone help me ?? Please Let me know Should i Install a x64 version of XP?

Wierd. I try for many ways, but without success.Dudes… It's keeping going well… Awesome!!!! If it's not there then XP is probably not seen in easybcd. January 8, 2010 Roi @Energokinetic Yeah if you are sure you do not need anything off your Vista partition, you can just right click it and delete it.

I have made a link on my Win 7 desktop to PM65.exe (on the XP hard disk drive). you can't install the same license again. first I put on the xp,then 7. The two drives will be visible from both OSes, so you can have data shared between the two.

You need to provide SATA drivers during XP installation or go in bios change AHCI to IDE in order for XP to work on newer computers that use SATA controller. I did it but I couldn't format the drive C:?


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