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Windows 7: Dual Boot Windows 7 and Backtrack 4 R1

01 Sep 2010   #1

Windows XP
Dual Boot Windows 7 and Backtrack 4 R1


I have Windows 7 Ultimate as my original OS. It is the only OS currently installed on my computer but I want to install Backtrack 4 R1 so that I could perform a dual boot.

The last time I followed the instructions, on the BIOS boot menu it displayed both my Windows 7 OS and Backtrack 4 R1 OS but the computer was forcibly and automatically logging into the Backtrack 4 R1 even when I tried to press the 'Up and Down' arrows on my keyboard to select Windows 7 to start in the initial OS boot menu. I could not move up or down to make a preferential selection.

What could be the problem? Why is my computer forcing me to login to the alternative OS?

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04 Sep 2010   #2

Windows XP

Does anybody have a single clue on this?
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18 Jan 2011   #3

Windows 7

dude do you really expect that anyone on windows forum will answer that question here? Go And yes you can install dual boot, I have it. thing is that you need to install LILO. LILO is a bootloader you need to dual boot. linuxboot wont cut it.

google man ffs...dont bitch about it on window forum...dont forget, Windows are just for DX11 games anyway) f* èm
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