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Forum: Tutorials 10 Jun 2013
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Posted By Billkwando
Don't forget to update the tutorial! :) ...

Don't forget to update the tutorial! :)

Nobody should have to make the mistakes I did, now that we know better.
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2013
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Posted By Billkwando
It seems to be fine now. I wonder if I was just...

It seems to be fine now. I wonder if I was just noticing it after doing XP reinstalls. That might have been changing the time somehow perhaps. I still can't get to the recovery console, but hopefully...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
It's a brand new machine I built myself. The HDD...

It's a brand new machine I built myself. The HDD had never had anything on it til I installed 7, following the tutorial. The time was fine until I installed XP. Really weird!

Maybe it's something...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
That's exactly what I did, per your suggestion in...

That's exactly what I did, per your suggestion in that thread. ;)

A new and interesting problem I'm having that (according to my google results) only seems to happen to Linux users, oddly...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
It worked! C is what it should be. :) Thanks!...

It worked! C is what it should be. :) Thanks! Would it be possible to update the tutorial to include those steps as a precaution?

Unfortunately, it didn't take long for me to break it. You see,...
Forum: Tutorials 07 Jun 2013
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Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
I'm confused. How will that help XP install to...

I'm confused. How will that help XP install to the X drive (as its labelled in 7) instead of the system reserved partition?

Could you elaborate? Am I reinstalling XP but leaving my current 7...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
OK, here they go. Thanks again, :) I don't...

OK, here they go. Thanks again, :)

I don't see any mention of logical, alas.
Forum: Tutorials 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
XP is booting as E and I can't remember the...

XP is booting as E and I can't remember the designation, but I believe it was the same as my Windows 7 partition. I'll get the specifics for you as soon as I can get to the machine :)

I really...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
I can definitely post a screenshot, but it...

I can definitely post a screenshot, but it probably won't be for another 2 hours, if you're still online then. Everything looked as expected, per the tutorial, but I'll post it up soon.

As for...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
That sounds interesting, but it says: ...

That sounds interesting, but it says:

"There can be only one active partition per physical hard disk."

Doesn't that spell trouble for my Windows 7 installation?

Also a concern is this:
...
Forum: Tutorials 06 Jun 2013
Replies: 2,094
Views: 2,871,502
Posted By Billkwando
XP showing wrong letter for C drive

Hi All!

I'd like to say thanks for the great tutorial, as it worked great for me except for one thing...

(This is in reference to using a SINGLE drive for dual boot)

Has anyone come up...
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