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Windows 7: Install XP on seperate HD problem.

06 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
Install XP on seperate HD problem.

Hello everyone,

I was trying to install xp on a seperate HD but when I unplugged my win 7 drive to install xp the keyboard wouldn't respond so then I found out how much 70.5 gigs was in megabytes (72,192) I installed it onto the the one thAt matched but after the install I wasn't able to do a dual-boot. So I repaired the boot file so now it would let win 7 boot but then xp wouldn't please help.

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06 Nov 2010   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate


See if adding a boot entry for XP from within Windows 7 will get you going and be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed.

EasyBCD Free Boot Manager Software

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06 Nov 2010   #3
Microsoft MVP


If not post back a screenshot of Win7 Disk Mgmt drive map and listings using SNipping Tool in Start Menu.
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07 Nov 2010   #4

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit

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