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Forum: Installation & Setup 09 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
Oh no. Just decided to install W7 on the second...

Oh no. Just decided to install W7 on the second HD following all your directions. Luckily didnīt have problems booting XP on the other HD after setting partition as active.
However now I realized I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
Iīll figure that Boot Menu key out, I think is...

Iīll figure that Boot Menu key out, I think is Delete.
Some questions are, can I move the active flag to XP from W7? How can I clear the partition where W7 was so I can move some files from the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
So I think Iīll be doing that tomorrow. I would...

So I think Iīll be doing that tomorrow. I would like to perform the easiest option. Maybe keeping the partition where W7 was installed just for storage but I donīt know how can I wipe it out as well...
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
Or what if I move the stuff I need from the...

Or what if I move the stuff I need from the second HD to the biggest one so I can format it and install Windows 7 and have an OS in each HD? Is that advisable?
Forum: Installation & Setup 08 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
All right, thanks.

All right, thanks.
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
OK, will try.

OK, will try.
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
Oh sorry. One is WD and the other Seagate.

Oh sorry. One is WD and the other Seagate.
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
No Greg, I donīt have that software. What Iīm...

No Greg, I donīt have that software. What Iīm thinking right now is waiting to see how the problem evolves. What worries me most is the couple of reezes I had which I donīt know if are related to the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
The problem is the same as at the beginning....

The problem is the same as at the beginning. First system boot, that is, after being started from the power button wonīt allow me to choose the OS to load from the black screen. I have to wait till...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
Yes, so far XP works correctly after I am able to...

Yes, so far XP works correctly after I am able to choose the one Iīve been using.
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
First time it did not start, thatīs when it said...

First time it did not start, thatīs when it said (NTLDR not found, press ctrl, alt, del to restart) or something like that.

Here are the pics, donīt know if the EasyBCD one is what you are asking...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
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Posted By Alerik
Done but bad news, same problem, when restart...

Done but bad news, same problem, when restart from power button canīt choose an OS to boot. Worst part is I donīt know if the freeze I mentioned before is related to the boot up problem.

Things to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
But when I mark that partition as active must I...

But when I mark that partition as active must I mark the other as inactive?
Forum: Installation & Setup 07 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
Hello again Iīll try the other procedures...

Hello again

Iīll try the other procedures you recommended since today the system froze again after some minutes following first boot and perhaps this problem is related to the boot screen issue. ...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Well, TBH those last procedures you provided kind...

Well, TBH those last procedures you provided kind of overwhelmed me a bit so I wouldnīs like to screw something and render the system useless. So Iīll try to understand them more thoroughly with...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Ok Greg thanks for your kind help. For the time...

Ok Greg thanks for your kind help.
For the time being I will use the PC like this but in case something related occurs I will try the options you gave me.

One last question is, should I mark this...
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
I made the partition with EaseUS

I made the partition with EaseUS
Forum: Installation & Setup 05 Nov 2012
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Posted By Alerik
Well, performed both steps, marked partition E as...

Well, performed both steps, marked partition E as inactive 240137 and unplugged the disk but the problem pesisted. When I boot the system for the first time the boot manager screen will not allow me...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Sorry, forgot to tell you the content of each...

Sorry, forgot to tell you the content of each partition.
Partition marked as C has windows 7, partition D has XP and E has mostly files, music, movies, games, etc. and a previous OS that I used on...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Hello gregrocker. Here is the image. 239953 ...

Hello gregrocker.

Here is the image. 239953

As yesterday, today on first boot the pc would not respond on the black screen where you choose the OS. Only the countdown went on untill windows 7...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Thanks gregrocker. I will try that fix as soon as...

Thanks gregrocker. I will try that fix as soon as I have the time.

However I have one more question. Given that, as I mentioned before, both OSs seem to work well after restart, is it advisable to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2012
Replies: 41
Views: 2,128
Posted By Alerik
Problem starting pc with dual boot XP-Windows 7

Hi everyone,
First of all please forgive me for my English as is not my native language.

Yesterday I installed Windows 7 on a hard drive which had XP previously. During the installation...
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