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I use an external DVD drive connected trough the USB port. ReplyDeleteRepliesAnonymous17 August 2014 at 22:29You might have problems with a Linux system recognizing your external hard drive, I have this problem with Linux Mint. September 21, 2010 Glen I've been trying to set up dual boot for the last day. Its where I found my other Windows install/s. check over here

once it rebooted it prompted press any key to boot from cd or dvd. July 22, 2010 Ben however, if users want to use xp but not win7, so people may want to format the drive C: and leave E: only for others uses, like No offering of USB (says "not installed"). The "Delay before booting default image" sets the number of seconds the menu will appear before one of the system boots into the default operating system. her latest blog

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

June 1, 2010 GT Had the same problem as Larry but I don't even get the "welcome to setup" screen . If it's not there then XP is probably not seen in easybcd. Of course if I were to do that, it would mean my Windows 7 loader wouldn't work anymore, correct? I did it but I couldn't format the drive C:?

  1. Change this value to reflect which OS you want to boot up automatically.  The default value is 0, which means that the first entry in the list (in this case Ubuntu) will
  2. It goes through the start up animation and I get BSoD, so now I can't boot into XP or Win7 since the bootloader for XP was written over.
  3. January 17, 2010 John P Alan, I have read this is an issue if XP is installed after Win7.

Change your hard drive option to IDE in bios … 2. Dont make me anyways, I dont have the money. I've used "Free ISO Burner" with great success. (freeisoburner.com)ReplyDeleteAnonymous30 August 2014 at 10:49Hi,I'm running dual boot systems on a Toshiba laptop - windows xp professional + xp home.I'm also running Mint How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 I went into the BIOS and changed the SATA emulation from AHCI to IDE.

Google Search Navigate By Topic Desktops Laptops Tablets Printers Components Storage Windows 10 Tips More More Reviews & Previews Keyboards Mice Peripherals Back to School 2016 CES 2016 CES 2015 Computex 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. If you boot into windows 7 and open Windows Explorer you'll see that there's only one disk partition - the Windows XP partition isn't there. http://www.howtogeek.com/214477/how-to-dual-boot-two-or-more-versions-of-windows/ first I put on the xp,then 7.

Booting gives me a choice of Win7 or earlier version. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Usb Drive then five dots came up and the whole procedure locked up and would not respond to any key or even control, alt, delete. My machine got Fcked. PCLinuxOS is installed.

Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives

You'll see that "Earlier Version of Windows" is handled by the Legacy OS Loader which has an identifier of [ntldr]. recommended you read but when i reboot, linux doesn't load, not even when i change the order of the bios and tell it to run from the dvd.. How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) Type "exit' to get out of DISKPART and then "exit' again to close the command window. [#PAGE-BREAK#Step 3 - Now Install Windows 7#] If you used the GParted LiveCD to shrink Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10 This way, the Virtual Memory paging isn’t working the same hard drive heads and data channels that the OS and software are, so when physical RAM gets used up and Virtual

Thnaks a lot April 22, 2011 Gianfranco Somebody can help me please? check my blog The Basics The process for creating a dual-boot system is similar no matter what operating system you're dual-booting with. 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 You can choose a list of download mirrors from the Ubuntu website or use this link from Planetmirror. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Easybcd

Then choose all the available space it gives you. really need to install XP to help older things to run. Change the "Earlier version of Windows" entry to something else make sure that you select the correct drive letter in the "Drive" drop-down list and click "Save Settings". http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-booting-with-win-xp.html Can I do this without much drama or is using a usb external hdd caddy a better option?

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Thank you for the directions. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Same Partition Are you sure you want to continue?" I stopped right there. By creating a DVD you don't have to fiddle with boot orders and once the DVD is created you can boot into it and you are on your way.

I think that something was not setting on motherboard bios setup, or may be the Windows XP don't recognize the SATA/HD drives, floppy things, I don't know… And it can be

Tutorial Summary: We're going to shrink the Windows XP partition on the hard disk and create enough space for an installation of Windows 7 Beta Home Premium. It is time to move on to something else. There were a few teething problems, win 7 freezing, but, upping my RAM from 2gb of Joe Bloggs Systems inc, to 4gb of Corsair XMS DDR2 6400 helped but I still Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Software What Happens If My Smart Thermostat Stops Working?

In future articles I will show you how to set up PCLinuxOS to connect to the internet and I will introduce you to some of the applications. When you see the "Upgrade" or "Custom install" option, be sure to select "Custom" -- if you select Upgrade, the second version of Windows will install over top of your first You might want to rename the Volume label something else like “XP Partition” so it’s easier to identify when installingXP. http://pseudoblog.net/dual-boot/dual-boot-win-xp.html February 7, 2010 junus I did follow througt the step beside, i have already an empty e partition while installing win7.

s September 28, 2010 Terry I read on Microsoft's site @ http://support.microsoft.com/kb/926185 that a dual boot configuration with Win XP and Win 7 will result in XP overwriting all the latter's This guide shows how to clean up files on your disk to make space, how to defragment your hard drive and how to shrink the disk to leave room for Linux. Problem I have been having with that though is XP looks for the driver on drive A only. In this example we’re freeing up 40GB of space. (4th picture) step 4: after the process completes you’ll see the new Unallocated space.

At the moment EasyBCD isn't aware of a distinction between Vista and Windows 7 but using this option still works fine. I have updated the link.DeleteReplyAnonymous11 April 2014 at 12:43Hi Gary, great article. Privacy Policy Terms of Use PCMag Digital Group Accessibility Statement privacy policy | © Copyright 2017 Ziff Davis, LLC. Pls suggest what I should do.regards,[email protected]Gary Newell30 September 2014 at 08:26I would imagine this is to do with where you installed the boot loader.

When it comes to choosing a partition, make sure you select the one you created using the steps above. Or can I just run "fixboot" from the recovery console? Make Room For the Second Version of Windows: You'll need available hard drive space for the next version of Windows. The default option is that Ubuntu will use the Windows XP NTFS partition for Ubuntu so select the option "Install them side by side choosing between them at startup".

Oh, and as for the HP issue, you can always keep a clean Win7 HD that you can switch out if you need to call the help desks.

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