Can I run both systems by setting the Bios to boot from usb first, then dualbooting either system, if so could you give me step by step instructions or point me October 27, 2010 Deb OK - have done everything without a hitch UNTIL it comes to installing XP, I get to the ‘setup is starting windows' and then nothing…….as in it Dont make me anyways, I dont have the money. 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 http://cdhca.org/windows-7/if-i-install-a-dual-boot-put-in-xp.php
Help, i must access my Windows 7 again December 7, 2010 Mark Two questions…. 1) How to I change AHCI to IDE in my BIOS to allow my XP install to I tried directly installed a Windows XP on my Notebook. Kinda sucks when most machines don't come with floppies anymore. Figure B On my example system, I divided my 114GB partition in half.
I use a pirate windows for long long years, nothing bad has happened 'til now… a thousand people do that! Automatically sign up today! 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. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives July 20, 2010 Les Springs A startup disk doesn't come with pre-installed Win7 computers, so one option is to create a Win7 System Repair Disk.
M.Free March 10, 2011 Migs hi all what brand of notebook was this tested, i have a sony vaio notebook with preinstalled windows 7, when i try to install the windows How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 October 28, 2010 Monkey21st """""Don I think some Notebook are dedicated to Windows 7 nowadays. January 23, 2011 harpinder i just want to ask that is it necessary to install windows xp after windows7 February 10, 2011 Paola Hello. http://superuser.com/questions/304645/dual-boot-windows-xp-32-bit-and-windows-7-64-bit I asked on the forums before but i didn't receive a clear answer.
After the boot up on my installation i got a blue screen regarding on Hardware compatibility on XP. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp I have read a years worth of frustration in these posts and will now do some serious consideration before proceeding. If it's not there then XP is probably not seen in easybcd. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek Dual Boot Your Pre-Installed Windows 7 Computer with XP So you got your shiny new pre-installed Windows 7 computer over the
I don't know how it works fine now, because always when I tried to dualboot nothing going well 'till today. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2636814/dual-boot-windows-professional-32bit-windows-64bit.html The only issue could be frame rate but if your got powerful hardware you shouldn't have any issues!Fyish asked the right question though, what games are you worried about?! Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 Maybe I've bitten off more that I can deal with? How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) If l move all of these "films" to my F drive, can l then just go ahead and install W7 on the D drive?
August 28, 2010 COMALite J Another way to dual-boot on most modern PCs is to install a second hard drive, then use the BIOS Boot Settings to switch which drive you navigate to this website Print some elements from input Planet Vanishes - How does this affect the orbiting starships? This is some shit though, I've spent two days trying to get this to work. You might see a compatibility report." Let me know if this helps! Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10
Thanks very much! I did all the partition stuff and checked it twice. I use VMWare Workstation for just this type of development work. http://cdhca.org/windows-7/dual-boot-x64-x32-same-key-code.php September 29, 2010 Brad I have successfully installed a Win7 64bit with XP 32bit using most of the detail and the EasyBCD.
Just install Windows 7 (or whatever) to one drive, and XP (or whatever) to another. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Easybcd What kind of g-forces do birds experience and how does it compare to humans? It does not want to install unless I insert the disk and I cannot purchase it because how will I know if it will work?
Remove any newly installed hard drives or hard drive controllers. The Prophet and the Mystery 3 3-hour exams in a row with no time in between. 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 How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Without Cd I have followed all of the steps, and there is even an entry for it in EasyBCD (and in the location John P describes above).
Since Anti/Virus programs are rightfully suspicious of bootloaders, and I have to load no extra software, I find it a good solution for me. Thanks for your reply, AlabalchoIf anyone else sees any problems or how I maybe able to do it, please leave a message. VistaBootPRO 3.3 (free version) will still work too which you can download here. http://cdhca.org/windows-7/messed-up-my-dual-boot-windows-7-xp.php April 28, 2011 Just a Nobody @ Manjunath, & Jim No, the XP installation can either be 32 or 64 bit irrespective of whether the 7/Vista installation is 32 or 64
If you read all these threads, you will see that these replies have been going on for months and many have no good results. What can I do. Try it this is the better way. Why is trying to talk children out of how they feel a bad idea?
Do you think that my situation is hopeless? This post seems a little easy compared to all others I have extensively read on dual booting. Run CHKDSK /F to check for hard drive corruption, and then restart your computer. When booting into Win7?
I take it this is an American Thread???? When you get to the Format Partition section, NTFS is selected by default as the file system and you can leave that as is. I had to use EasyBCD 2 to add an XP entry to the boot sequence before the XP install. Why pay a couple hundred for VMWare Workstation when you can get something that does very nearly as much (in some cases more) for free. –STW Feb 3 '10 at 13:06
I did copy another XP from another machine with disk2vhd and it did install but of course wants to validate. This will help in identifying each partition and associated OS.7) Place any Windows/Motherboard drivers you need on the shared partition.8) Install Vista or Windows 7 on the second ‘Primary’ partition as When booting into XP? If so, how?
Logical drives function like primary partitions except that they cannot be used to start an operating system."But that does not mean you can not install Windows 7 to a logical partition I had to run a system repair, just to get windows 7 to boot..