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July 15, 2010 Ron ‘elp, I have just bought shiny new E-machines with pre-installed Windows 7. Thanks February 15, 2010 taber big well i had xp on disk0 already wch was master disk and installed win 7 on seperate disk1 wch was a slave. I tried it 3 times and then had someone else watch me follow your directions to make sure I wasn't messing up and still same error. Many thanks in advance Louis February 13, 2010 anton I have a same problem as Louis. have a peek at this web-site

really need to install XP to help older things to run. Would this be the point that I could install those drivers, assuming that they are the ones that would work? You will also need the Windows XP CD to fix the changes Win9x makes to your bootup system. This guide outlines the extra steps.

Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7

My System Specs gregrocker View Public Profile Find More Posts by gregrocker 14 Jan 2011 #6 Holy Moses Windows 7 Professional 32-bit///Vista Home Premium 32-bit 99 posts Ft. any one have a answer or tried this method on win7 64-bit in a dell laptop please,please,please……… mail to me: [email protected] thanks, to who help me!!!!!!! To get both XP and Windows 7 as an option at the boot screen you can use the free utility EasyBCD 1.72 or their new 2.0 Beta. June 9, 2010 Mehul i installed win xp on pre installed win7 after that i installed as per the instructions easybcd 2.0 beta built 99 when i run it then i

I can read the CD from within Ubuntu, so the player seems to be working fine as well. Second I wasn't useing EasyBCD at all, as I understand how to use command prompt, and followed a site that gave specific instructions on how to edit it. Unfortunately, you are wasting your time here. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives This is what the motherboard manufacturer has to say about it: http://www.gigabyte.com/MicroSite/121/tech_qflash.htm I did try all other three options to see if the do something, but no joy.

June 30, 2011 Don This did not work for me on my windows 7 home premium 64 bit. How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 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. August 29, 2010 Elliot my computer is DV7-3180us HP Windows 7 Home premium 64 bit it came installed I want to Dual boot and ad XP 32 bit. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2212761 Please help XP dual boot mess - PLEASE HELP solved how do I change boot order when screen is dark?

You've done exactly the wrong thing. (that's why EasyBCD tries to stop you) We need to see what's going on in your system that makes it work by doing what should Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Easybcd XP sees it, assigns a drive letter ( c:) and throws the required boot files for XP on that stupid little 10MB partition. I have two hard disks, a GB master and 160GB slave, and Windows is installed on the 160GB. You should see a prompt "Press any key to boot from CD.." asking to you press a key to enter Setup.

  1. posted 27 Sep 2013 - Reply - Permanent Link Unregistered and WHY would that be true?!
  2. 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.
  3. First time it was not working; then I seen your few post below saying “Did W7 install with an unlettered partition (marked "system" "active" in Disk Management) ?” In my case
  4. Many people don't realize that their product key is on that tag on their computer that says windows7.
  5. I do many crazy things during the steps given in the tutorial and many others that I read on the internet.

How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7

druid, Nov 24, 2009 #10 Terry60 Coastline Designer Staff Member Joined: Nov 9, 2007 Messages: 10,059 Likes Received: 44 Trophy Points: 48 Occupation: Retired System Programmer Location: Wiltshire, England Are you http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2610509/messed-boot-dual-boot.html If not, you have to be able to boot into Win7 before EasyBCD can be installed and executed. Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 Win XP to recognize the other PCs, I guess, but it asks for a username and password, which I do not know what it is! How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) In real serious terms, if any corruption of data, hardware damage or any other kind of damage/losses/etc.

In Xubuntu in installed your efibootorder program. Check This Out 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 Now I wanted to install Xubuntu from the DVD I burnt. Stupid programs) on my dv8t with 2 500 GB hard drives (Win7/Vista on one - XP/Data on the other) My only problem was that everytime Win7 created a restore point, I Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10

Vista and Windows 7 works great, but xp will not boot. When booting into Win7? When I choose one of the Ubuntu-options I boot into the Grub-menu and now I can navigate with the arrow-keys there. Source Can I install win98 on it eventhough my C partition is in NTFS for Win XP posted 21 Sep 2007 - Reply - Permanent Link Admin Administrator I don't think it

Related Resources First PC build, I've messed up my storage, please help. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp Keep it in an enclosure and it can double as a clone backup. This worked for me.

rob151515, Feb 22, 2010 #15 mqudsi Mostly Harmless Staff Member Joined: Apr 5, 2006 Messages: 14,281 Likes Received: 27 Trophy Points: 48 Location: Chicago Hi Rob, welcome to NST.

More resources See also Bios boot order messed up somehow solved Lower forced resolution and messed up graphics! My Harddisk can't recognized XP on my System . Keep it up ! How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Without Cd I try for many ways, but without success.Dudes… It's keeping going well… Awesome!!!!

i have installed xp but then when the computer restarts again it comes up with an error message "Error loading operating system" what can i do to fix this problem. I have too much time invested in my command center set up to go messing about. 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 http://appsizematters.com/windows-7/dual-boot-vista-win-7-min-ds-req.html Yes No I don't know View Results Poll Finishes In 3 Days.Discuss in The LoungePoll History About Us | Advertising Info | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use and Sale |

However, I can't. Windows 7: Screwed up XP dual-boot install, now can't boot Vista 14 Jan 2011 #1 Holy Moses Windows 7 Professional 32-bit///Vista Home Premium 32-bit 99 posts Ft. December 24, 2010 RonB I tried to dual boot XP on a p6610f PC. 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:

im a noob! All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. So I did that, added the XP as a boot option and all, saying to load off \ntldr off the partition it's installed on.