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It works pretty good but I wanted to run Jane's F-15 (a 1998 game) so I could have duels with my son and it was non workable in VirtualBox but all Accept the UAC prompt. July 23, 2010 Antosha Khadaroo With regards to creating a dual boot for a computer preinstalled with windows 7 with xp. This way, you don’t have to mess with boot sectors, editing BOOT.INI, or any of that stuff. get redirected here

There is your supported paths and then you find folk that take up learning and tinkering far more than I will. Of course, in the procedure, I lost the 'dual boot' option for W7! I did it but I couldn't format the drive C:? I take it this is an American Thread???? http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/8790/dual-boot-your-pre-installed-windows-7-computer-with-xp/

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My problem is too boot the CD/DVD XP Installer not at all, so even I can make some steps of the XP instalation, but always appears to me a message when Normally this would be C: Hope this helps, Shawn My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz September 28, 2010 Chuck I'm trying to set up a dual boot on my new HP laptop that came with Windows7 Home Premium installed. The closest to a solution seems to be EASEUS Partition Master; which at least it seems to detect most of the files from the lost partitions.

It is much more cleanly to separete the two OSes in different partitions. Anyone have any ideas on how to fix this? One performance-boosting tip is to use the other drive for the Virtual Memory paging file, for instance: if Drive C: has XP and Drive D: has Windows 7, then use Drive How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Also you’ll probably want to make sure to check Perform a Quick Format.

If this is the first time you’ve seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - How do I get my old boot.ini file? If you're installing Windows XP to a SATA drive, make sure you hit F6 to load the SATA drives. https://neosmart.net/wiki/easybcd/dual-boot/windows-xp/installing-second/ I still have the old software but cannot use it with Windows 7 only with...

Installing Windows XP If you're installing Windows XP to a separate physical drive, do not disconnect the Windows Vista or Windows 7 drive, and do not change the drive boot order in Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Same Partition CANNOT install (dualboot) any Windows (8/10), During installation : "A media driver your computer need is missing. I recently reformatted my C: drive, re-installing Windows 7. Select the unallocated space and click Next.

  • I don't understand why this happens since none of the files have been changed since I began the process, unless easyBCD screwed up the bootloader… Also, when I was in XP
  • I have Windows 7 (64 bit) ALREADY installed on a SINGLE hard drive. 2.
  • September 29, 2010 Brad I have successfully installed a Win7 64bit with XP 32bit using most of the detail and the EasyBCD.
  • Best regards BigYin July 13, 2011 bigyin Hi There Mr Moderator.

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CD/DVD drive device driver missing. What can I do now? How To Install Windows 7 And Xp On The Same Computer So sorry if this has been already asked. How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) If its IDE , go into your BIOS and find your SATA Harddrive configuration change that to either ATA/PATA or Legacy (make sure you save your changes) Reboot and you should

Now type in LIST VOLUME - this gives you a readout of the volumes available on the system. Get More Info And DO NOT, please do not use any partition software to format the HDD you're going to use for Windows 7. i deleted win 7 fm disk1 and installed win 98 wch was earlier. Things are seldom as simple as one would hope. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives

Any suggestions? This way, you don’t have to mess with boot sectors, editing BOOT.INI, or any of that stuff. It doesn't need to be primary, and should not be active. useful reference i got the same problem but i used another XP pro Cd with SP3 and it worked just fine.

Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows 7-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion windows xp and windows 7 dual boot issue: they won't by Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Usb Drive I'm using a Win7 Home Premium 64 Bit laptop. October 14, 2010 Vincent So… After reading this and tryiung this, I think I know what is teh boggle with may people not being able to launch into XP… Like others,

Funnily enough, my C drive is already partitioned (into C and D) so l assume l can skip a lot lot of the origian tutorial?.

To… Raid Autodetect/ATA May 7, 2011 arun882 is it possible to use a portable hard-drive instead of a partition? (i dont really want to partition my 1tb HDD due to the IF YOU ARE GOING TO RUN A SITE/FORUM CALLED "HOW TO GEEK" YOU SHOULD AT LEAST HAVE THE QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE TO RUN IT WITH AN IN DEPTH KNOWLEDGE OF THE SUBJECT YOU Do I have to have professional???? How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp Finish installing Windows 7.

Done. Do you too! Prepping the Machine for an XP Installation The first thing to do is to get your system ready for installing Windows XP. http://libraryonlineweb.com/windows-7/dual-boot-7-xp-windows-7-option-will-not-go-away.php The path should be wubildr.mbr, in spite of all claims to the contrary.

But when I try that menu entry, all the computer does is reboot. If l move all of these "films" to my F drive, can l then just go ahead and install W7 on the D drive? bcdedit /displayorder {ID} /addlastThat is. One performance-boosting tip is to use the other drive for the Virtual Memory paging file, for instance: if Drive C: has XP and Drive D: has Windows 7, then use Drive

I wrote a request here http://www.techsupportforum.com/hardware-support/driver-support/517300-dual-boot-xp-pro-windows-7-home-premium.html a couple of days ago. If you've used DISKPART then you just need to click "Install now" and continue the installation. October 28, 2010 Monkey21st """""Don I think some Notebook are dedicated to Windows 7 nowadays. Type command reagentc /disable and execute.

Why does the devil go by the name John Milton? Do I have to have professional???? June 30, 2011 Don This did not work for me on my windows 7 home premium 64 bit. I'm not that good, but it worked on me.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Dual Boot Windows 7 and Windows XP by ahsanyousaf201 / April 8, 2010 4:57 PM PDT In reply to: Dual Triple Boot Thanks To get both XP and Windows 7 as an option at the boot screen you can use the free utility EasyBCD 1.72 or their new 2.0 Beta. Just install Windows 7 (or whatever) to one drive, and XP (or whatever) to another. December 19, 2010 kian hi, i had follow all the instruction and finish dual botting my laptop however after dual botting xp on window 7, i am unable to access to

by R. Download and install the latest version of EasyBCD. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - About the mistake. Technical information: *** STOP: 0×0000007B (0xF78D2524, 0xC0000034, 0×00000000, 0×00000000) Same thing… over and OVER again.

I am getting increasingly frustrated by this whole bloody microsoft nonsense - sob! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Dual Boot Installation Windows xp and Windows 7 by ahsanyousaf201 / April 7, 2010 9:29 PM PDT In reply to: Dual Hard Drive I'm using Windows 7 Ultimate, but I still need of the Widnows XP in the same machine / hard disc. Someone can help to Setting up Windows XP and Windows 7?