To do this I will back up the file in windows and edit the new file. The option of dual boot doesn't show up while booting, and control panel>system>advanced>startup and recovery: default operation system ONLY shows XP, not 2000 server. June 10, 2010 Mehul i got the problem fixed by installing .net 2.0 framework June 25, 2010 ShaveR ; ;Warning: Boot.ini is used on Windows XP and earlier operating systems. ;Warning: Then I was able to install XP on my newly created partition. check over here
Editing the Boot.ini has never worked for me. You can use the Boot to Previous Operating System option after Win95 starts, because Win95 has inherent multibooting abilities. Logical Drives Created Under Windows 2000 Not Displayed in Windows NT and Windows 95/98 Dual Boot Systems Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 254108 - When you create logical drives in an extended I shrunk one of the partitions then from Windows XP installer CD I installed on the unallocated 50GB disk space (I didn't created the New Volume E: as suggested on this this contact form
I have XP home edition – is this the problem???? Añadir a Cargando listas de reproducción... September 26, 2010 aaa this is done in under virtual machine ….. Or do I need to do something else first to 'clean up and format'.
Following the colon in the option you must specify one of three additional switches: MINIMAL, NETWORK, or DSREPAIR. John September 29, 2010 Chuck John, Thanks for the response. I also have a new HP. Easy BCD isnt a very good software.
Lets say you got Win2k on C:/ and he doesent see WinXP on d:/ simply go in your Win2k "boot.ini" file and configure your boot start. Then I re-installed XP in C, as per the dictum of 'latest OS last'. 4. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/34140-45-dual-boot-win2k SO my situation was OPPOSITE.
Unfortunately, you are wasting your time here. If this screen appears again, follow these steps: Check for viruses on your computer. I need to be able to share and receive a signal from the printer's of PC MASTER, that is, the microcomputer where the printer is installed. Use this if you have installed a graphics driver that is not working. /BAUDRATE - Specifies the baud rate to be used for debugging.
Most modern BIOSes will let you call up a boot menu by pressing some key combination after powering up or resetting, and allow you to boot from any installed hard drive, http://www.overclockers.com/forums/showthread.php/83414-can-you-dual-boot-win2k-with-winxp Please help. XP is good too. If you are installing Windows 2000 to dual- boot with Windows NT 4.0 on a volume using NTFS, you may not be able to boot Windows NT 4.0.
April 28, 2011 Manjunath Hiremath Hi, I am manjunath, I too have the same problem as the above one. http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-xp-win2k-problems.html After the boot up on my installation i got a blue screen regarding on Hardware compatibility on XP. But as many peoples here I've my doubts too. This is a similar problem described in this thread.
As I said this tutorial rox! 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 If this screen appears again, follow these steps: Check for viruses on your computer. this content Of course if I were to do that, it would mean my Windows 7 loader wouldn't work anymore, correct?
Login now. Hit f2/f8 (or something similar) during boot… 2. Any suggestions?
I don't want to go through the normal routine and then install XP on top of 98 because it's a pain-in-the-ass and has also caused problems in the past. This article describes how to restore Windows NT dual booting after you install Windows 95. This causes the split between user and system portions of the Windows NT map to become 3GB for user applications, 1GB for System. How to Set Up Dual Boot After You Install Windows NT Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 153762 - This article describes how to set up Windows NT to dual boot with MS-DOS
Reply With Quote 04-22-02,04:35 PM #3 Mac42 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Dec 2000 Yea, if you have 2 harddrives then it's pretty easy. October 7, 2010 justin just in check hello, any one can clear my doubt. 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. have a peek at these guys Register Help Remember Me?
Partitions are just ordinary logical disks, so there's no mystery in it... I have done this so many times. Just install Windows 7 (or whatever) to one drive, and XP (or whatever) to another. luckily i lost only a few data as i had taken backup recently.
Try a restore from the Win7 cd, and you will have to restore 3 to 4 times before you can boot to Win7 from the HDD. Similar Topics Dual boot - Windows 2000 then XP or other way Aug 27, 2010 Dual boot problem in windows vista and XP Feb 27, 2008 Dual boot problem with windows98 Iniciar sesión 3 Cargando...