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I deleted one of the partitions I did not need and the space became "free" and I was able to make a 200gb ext4 partition as sda4. While there make note the partition location ex. /dev/sda2. First off, the OS isn't detected. Then you won't have to resize your NTFS partition to make room for Ubuntu later, saving a bit of time. check over here

Lambda capture and parameter with same name - who shadows the other? (clang vs gcc) Do Americans need special permits to rent and drive a car in France? I read online that this partition is used by HP support if you need to send your computer in to them or something. godlessApr 16, 2008, 6:59 AM http://apcmag.com/how_to_dual_boot_vista_and_xp_with_vista_installed_first__the_stepbystep_guide.htmhere is the link. That information might help. –madharuhi Mar 10 '14 at 15:25 @ Alvar, I have installed gparted in the terminal, it is asking for Root privileges are required for running https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1902036

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If you select Windows then GRUB or LILO will chain-load Windows for you at the Windows boot sector, which is the first sector of the Windows partition. Partition SSD in HFS for 1st partition and ??? Did you try to delete and reformat the hard drive when you installed XP after you had already installed Vista? Ubuntu Dual Boot There are no 'options'.

Reason: The system cannot find the path specified. Dual Boot Ubuntu Windows 7 Related Resources solved Need help with getting Asus laptop to boot into Windows (failed reset, stuck at logo) solved Dual boot win7/xp major mess up help needed! i reboot it one time, and put the xp cd in. It's a pain to change the menu so it says Windows XP.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Dual Boot Windows 10 And Ubuntu Legacy Cancel the installation and open up Gparted to give that unallocated space a filesytem (e.g. Will the ubuntu installation automatically do this if I select "install" on sda4? It will give you a dual boot menu afterwards.You could install one OS on one hard drive.

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Reply 0 0 « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Related Documents HP PCs Forgot the Sign-in Password (Windows 10)Downloading or Updating Software and Drivers for HP ComputersHP PCs if yes, why my pc didnt, so that i had to use EasyBCD? How To Dual Boot Ubuntu And Windows 10 Your HDD can be any size 2TB or smaller, formatted MBR/MSDOS FAT (FAT32) and both OS X and Windows can natively read and write to it with now problems. Dual Boot Windows 8 And Ubuntu Insert the LiveCD into your CD-ROM drive and reboot your PC.

I would suggest looking at a few tutorials about partitioning before messing with yours too much. http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-need-soft-restart-for-successful-boot.html program files, document.. you guys are only my hope..please help englandr753Apr 16, 2008, 2:01 PM Ok, what I was trying to ask was this:After you reformatted and installed Vista, you installed XP. Can that be reseted to default somehow? How To Install Ubuntu On Windows 7 Dual Boot Step By Step

i turned it off, and turn it back on, and there is a menu asking me to choose recovery or vista to boot. How to survive in academia? I deleted one of the partitions I did not need and the space became "free" and I was able to make a 200gb ext4 partition as sda4. http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-2-drives-ok-but-get-ntldr-when-i-change-boot-bios-settings.html Note if you upgrade to Windows 10 anniversary edition it will create another partition on your drive and potentially mess-up your dual boot.

SwagWorks H97M-E CSM| i5 4460| GTX 750 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Your name or email address: Do you Dual Boot Windows 7 And Ubuntu On Separate Hard Drives Adv Reply December 30th, 2011 #5 critin View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage May the Ubuntu Be With You! Lastly If all of this is too much, refer to paragraph one.

And it configured the GRUB menu entry for Windows 7 incorrectly.

  1. i will try to find the links with some screenshots, but it's been a couple of months...remember NOT to choose reformat and reinstall vista in that menu, cause that will not
  2. Do I need to make a "logical" partition from sda4?
  3. Windows 10.You may try with Windows 7 Virtial machine (VM) using the free Oracle VirtualBox inside Win 10 itself - not sure if this will work well for the games:>> https://www.virtualbox.org/>>
  4. what i think is that at first xp was installed in C 50GB but when i installed vista that partition was changed to H.

there is no xp. What should lecturer do? See WindowsRecoveryCd. Install Ubuntu Alongside Windows Boot Manager Back to your previous questions, from the sounds of it you probably already messed up your Windows MBR by now so it'll need to be repaired.

on the already preinstalled vista system, you need to create a partition for xp, then install vista on that partition. Following the tutorial worked for me with no problems. solved Dual Boot installtion Failed ? :( Need help with dual boot - Mint and win7 - solved Need help with dual-booting!!!!! have a peek at these guys Join our community today!

Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  or Post new question Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this You may be deleting the 1st OS and its not there to be seen.Dont reformat or delete any partions when you go to install the second OS. for 2nd partition. 2. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.

now i cannot boot to vista, same situation, it says something is missing so now im installing boot files with vista cd. No, create an account now. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Using a command line utility always has its learning curve, so a more productive and better job can be done with a free utility called EasyBCD, developed and mastered during the

jhyukkangApr 17, 2008, 10:17 AM hey TheDraac, that's how i did it the second time(im on the third try) after installing vista, when i was rebooting, there was no xp in That should be enough space for the installer to give you the option "Install next to windows" which will handle mounting points, swap space and bootloader automatically.. jhyukkangApr 16, 2008, 12:10 PM i got few questions, 1. I've never used it but I've heard it's great for noobs.

I haven't really tested it with El Capitan, now, with this installation, but I do remember that Windows fails to install for some reason. Either Other OS is the problem, or partitioning during El Capitan installation is the problem. am i suppose to change boot.ini. hitest View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit hitest's homepage!

How do modern game engines achieve real-time rendering vs Blender's "slow" rendering? SwagWorks H97M-E CSM| i5 4460| GTX 750 SwagBrah Joined: Jan 2, 2015 Messages: 29 Mobo: ASUS H97M-E CPU: Intel i5 4460 Graphics: MSI GTX 750 2GB Mobile Phone: Jun 10, 2016 The following youtube video will demonstrate that. Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd.

to clarify c:\ is my xp drive and e:\ is my vista drive (d:\ was all ready taken as backup )also in case it helps I have ubuntu 8.04 dual booted If not, would it be safe to create the proper partitions and let GRUB itself detect 10 and finish the dual boot process? jhyukkangApr 16, 2008, 6:09 AM thanks for the tip..

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