Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Enable dual boot


28 Aug 2012   #1
pavankumar478

window xp2 32bit
 
 
Enable dual boot

how to enable dual boot os selection during system startup after installing xp in win7


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

28 Aug 2012   #2
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64 Windows 8.1 x64
 
 

Hi,

See OPTION2, STEP 8 here:

Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

Regards,
Golden
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Aug 2012   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Did you create a second partition for XP and install it as shown here? Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

What often works best is to start Win7 again by Marking 7 Partition Active then running Startup Repair - Run 3 Separate Times.

Then you only need to install EasyBCD 2.1.2 to add XP on it's Add OS Entry tab. EasyBCD (free Download at bottom of page - no name or email required)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Enable dual boot




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Enable dual boot
Thread Forum
How to enable Dual Boot? Installation & Setup
Dual boot / Dual Drive queries Installation & Setup
windows 7 and linux fedora dual boot with dual drives General Discussion
dual boot , reinstall the windows and lost dual boot Installation & Setup
Help with dual hard drive/dual boot General Discussion
Dual Boot Issue (Lost my Dual Boot Menu) Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:54 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App