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thank you very much i will to install dual os it might help me. by Chinookman / May 23, 2009 1:37 AM PDT In reply to: Startup cannot repair my system... Keep it in an enclosure and it can double as a clone backup. Check your system documentation for how to access the BIOS and change the boot order. Check This Out

Thanks. Then I put in the XP disk and booted it, and now I get the "BootMGR is Missing" -- "Press CTRL + ALT + DEL to reboot" message. Helpful +1 Report Angkri Jul 25, 2010 at 01:28 AM I disabled the AHCI in the bios and put SATA/ATA and it worked for me thanks....... Try disconnecting USB drives (and removing any floppy disks … ha! … if this is a very old machine. šŸ™‚ ). http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/8790/dual-boot-your-pre-installed-windows-7-computer-with-xp/

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what will happen if I format the drive C:? *****previously, I use the command "bcdedit" remove the win7, so there was no boot management for dual os. Heureka ! start up) the computer with the Windows XP CD in the CD drive. It shows no OS choice menu, and when I press and hold F8 to get to advanced start options and switch over to the OS choice menu I see only "Windows

If I figure it out, I will come back and share the answer January 11, 2011 willythecat Have just found this interesting thread, have signed up as it looks a good Also leave the IDE setting enabled... Check your hard drive to make sure it is properly configured and terminated. How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 I wish I had a solution… I think I will just load VMware and run XP in that to get done what I wanted.

no option is coming for chose any os. Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10 July 23, 2010 Antosha Khadaroo With regards to creating a dual boot for a computer preinstalled with windows 7 with xp. Use the partition manager to shrink the partition with Windows Vista/7 to make enough roomĀ at the end of the driveĀ for Windows XP. Thnaks a lot April 22, 2011 Gianfranco Somebody can help me please?

TODAY I'm migrating from one machine to another and that backup and restore is how I deal with this issue.You may find your our solution but there has yet to be Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Same Partition Let Windows XP setup finish. System Restore runs in the background as a service and continually monitors system-critical components for changes. You state above that XP can't recognize the SATA drive.

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by John.Wilkinson / April 10, 2010 5:15 AM PDT In reply to: Dual Boot Windows 7 and Windows XP There are a few things you could be referring to:1.) Boot Menu September 26, 2010 aaa this is done in under virtual machine ….. How To Install Windows 7 And Xp On The Same Computer May 31, 2011 unknown I have the blue screen too… Two option : 1. How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) I fixed it.

Once in Windows XP, download and installĀ the Microsoft .NET 2.0 Framework SP1. http://genepsd.com/windows-7/cannot-install-driver-drivers-missing-on-new-install-win7-ultimate.html Itā€™s very easy to handle and of course very powerful, my friends and I all use it now, maybe you can have a try. Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. This will make it easy. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Both helped tremendously and are freeware. Basically you continue through as if you were doing a clean install on any hard drive. this contact form help?

These procedures require no technical expertise but the instructions (and occasional warnings) should be followed with care. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Usb Drive I have previously installed Windows XP home Edition, And I installed Windows 7 in another partition, I no longer need Windows 7 so I formatted the drive having Windows 7 But So I guess a blank hard drive really wouldn't have any useful information on it that would need to be saved.

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I suggest you try other forums or consider giving up. Now both Operating Systems are running. As expected, Now my system boots directly into Windows XP, but the other partitions are not visible anymore!! Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Software 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

I am trying to install Windows XP on my Windows7 netbook. Report Sam Star- Oct 7, 2012 at 03:23 PM thank you!!! This usually means that the version of Windows on the CD does not match the one already installed. http://genepsd.com/windows-7/how-to-change-the-color-when-windows-7-boots.html VistaBootPRO 3.3 (free version) will still work too which you can download here.

In a section labeledĀ Startup and Recovery click on the button labeledĀ Settings. You may need to change the 'boot order' via the system BIOS so the CD boots before the hard drive. But when I try that menu entry, all the computer does is reboot. All rights reserved.

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 by R. There is a tab labeled boot, and the boot choices are listed there, with the current OS labeled. A Repair Installation will remove any service packs later than the ones included in the installation CD.

Any Windows updates will need to be reapplied after running a Repair Installation. I have XP on the C drive and films on the D drive. This is some shit though, I've spent two days trying to get this to work. Thanks!

I'm just wondering why it should still be so difficult.