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Windows 7: Dual boot windows 7

02 Dec 2009   #1

win7/vista both x64
 
 
Dual boot windows 7

What would be a good linux that would dual boot good with windows7?


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02 Dec 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

I wouldn't bother but try Ubuntu. 7 has everything you need and you should still enable a firewall and antivirus in Ubuntu.
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02 Dec 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by blankojames View Post
What would be a good linux that would dual boot good with windows7?
Any Linux. Fedora, Ubuntu, etc.
Just make sure to NOT install the GRUB bootloader. Use EasyBCD from Windows 7 instead to set that.

~Lordbob
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02 Dec 2009   #4

win7/vista both x64
 
 

When you install linux it puts the grub on automatically doesn't it? How do you disable it?
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02 Dec 2009   #5

Windows 7 32bit RTM
 
 

I use ubuntu :P... but I prefer to use it on virtualbox sidebyside with my lovely 7 :P

just for fun
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02 Dec 2009   #6

XP Pro sp3, Windows 7 Ultimate X64, Ubuntu 12.04 X64
 
 

Linux Mint 7 or 8 works great
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