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Windows 7: Is there another way I can install Windows 8?

20 Jul 2012   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Try using this method. Instead of having to create a second partition, you create a VHD and boot via the VHD.

How To Seamlessly Dual-Boot Windows 7 and Windows 8 (The Easy Way) - How-To Geek

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23 Jul 2012   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Thank you! This worked!
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24 Jul 2012   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Wait... if I add the boot files to the boot store (In the tutorial), will that in any way overwrite Windows 7?
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24 Jul 2012   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If you do it exactly as the tutorial you shouldn't run into any problems booting into Windows 7.
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 Is there another way I can install Windows 8?




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