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thnx and greetings Boot with dvd in drive then when prompted where to install select partition M, win 7 will sort the rest out My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System error acpi.sys any ideas May 7, 2010 Kalle Do I have to shrink the system drive or can I shrink another drive? Our editors bring you complete coverage from the 2017 International CES, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around. After getting the bootloader back you should see both XP and Windows 7 as options in the Windows Boot Manager. Check This Out

I'd love some experienced advice! If you do get a boot option for XP, you are done. Thanks April 26, 2011 Jim Hajny I am running windows 7 home premium 64 bit and am wondering if I can install windows xp? Thank you kindly for a direct, precise response.Regards ,JP 32 answers Last reply Sep 2, 2014 More about dual boot windows each individual hard drives Hawkeye22Apr 28, 2011, 12:12 AM You http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/46436-another-dualboot-question-xp-win7.html

Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7

I want a boot menu to happen.Thank you. Otherwise you'll have to go into bios each time you switch os. thnx and greetings My System Specs OS xp home sp3 zaiko2000 View Public Profile Find More Posts by zaiko2000 . 12 Dec 2009 #2 Pauly Win7 Ultimate X64 2,584 posts Short answer for blue screening when trying to install Win XP on computers with SATA controller due no SATA drivers for that specific SATA controller on Win XP CD.

When I boot off the XP disk, I get the error message: "If this is the first time you’ve seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. May 31, 2011 unknown I have the blue screen too… Two option : 1. It is in error at the last step! Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10 Boot up your Win7 install disk and do a Repair Install.

In reply to Karl Martin • Mar 1, 2011 Karl, thanks for the information. YOU NEED TO RUN VISTA/ WIN 7 ETC TO FORAMT THE HARD DRIVE TO PERFORM CORRECTLY. And i hope, u formated ur hdd on NTFS :) First, open your computer case and check to see if you have a IDE or a SATA dvd/rw drive. Feb 25, 2011 I'm contemplating a dual boot configuration of Win XP & Win 7 on one drive (suitably partitioned).Win XP & Win 7 and their respective programs would obviously be

In reply to Mark H • Mar 1, 2011 I haven't read the thread as I'm pushed for time, but what you want is exactly what I've been doing since Win7 Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Easybcd I wish to install the XP HDD into my HP desktop and switch between OS on startup. share|improve this answer answered Jun 26 '09 at 0:12 Evan Anderson 1,4601010 Hi I tried inserting my cd of windows 7 but then an error said ntldr is missing 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

How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7

I just tried it on Win7, and it works just as you described. anchor I did it but I couldn't format the drive C:? Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 Chief That boot menu is part of the BIOS. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives Remove any newly installed hard drives or hard drive controllers.

June 1, 2010 GT Had the same problem as Larry but I don't even get the "welcome to setup" screen . his comment is here If not, you have to be able to boot into Win7 before EasyBCD can be installed and executed. Is this a function of the XP cd or is it a thing with the laptop. First off, the install order of the OSs was first XP, then Win7. How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First)

It says to do so from a floppy. But the problem was...I lost the sound in XP. I am running windows 7 home basic 64 bit and am wondering if I can install windows xp? http://splashwebservices.com/windows-7/remove-xp-from-win-7-dualboot-xp-installed-first.php All this means is that you have to be carefull when installing programs to change the drive letters to E.

I'm using a Win7 Home Premium 64 Bit laptop. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp Thanks Mark December 18, 2010 Giulio Hey everything worked fine for me, I can dual boot but I only have 1 problem on xp how to set up wifi? After installing it the second time, I verify that the app works properly under both OS's.

To… Raid Autodetect/ATA May 7, 2011 arun882 is it possible to use a portable hard-drive instead of a partition? (i dont really want to partition my 1tb HDD due to the

I was already using 3 OS Partitions, created by Paragon Partition Manager, Drive C: XP Pro 64 bit, Drive D: XP Pro 32 bit, Drive E: XP Pro 32 bit only They could be OEM, hacked, crack or MSDN versions. I wrote a request here http://www.techsupportforum.com/hardware-support/driver-support/517300-dual-boot-xp-pro-windows-7-home-premium.html a couple of days ago. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Same Partition Do Vista drives work or does Windows 7 support these?

Unfortunately, you are wasting your time here. I'm seeing the boot manager sitting inside the one large NTFS partition on my hard disk drive. It reads - WarningIf you have a RAID setup, you will need to have the XP RAID drivers on a Floppy disc available to select and load at the F6 prompt http://splashwebservices.com/windows-7/dualboot-windows-7-and-xp-issues.php As with Vista, I don't like it a lot, much prefer my old XP.

I am getting increasingly frustrated by this whole bloody microsoft nonsense - sob! I don't know what XP and Windows 7 CD and DVDs we are working with. What is the solution? I plugged in the old XP drive into the Compaq, hoping to be able to boot from the old XP drive using the BIOS to select it, as covered in this