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Windows 7: Dual Boot Question

21 Apr 2011   #11
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

As your OS is Windows 7 Pro, have tried XP mode.
Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup


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21 Apr 2011   #12
simmo

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Hi, have read this..very nicely done btw...query is once I have the ISO created do I need a second DVD Rom drive to burn it given that the one DVD rom drive in this machine will have the XP install disc in it, or can I just remove the install disc and burn the ISO??

cheers
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21 Apr 2011   #13
simmo

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
As your OS is Windows 7 Pro, have tried XP mode.
Windows XP Mode - Install and Setup
Read this too...is there any advantage to downloading this over just installing XP...I have SP3 with the OS ready to install.

Cheers.

PS nice tutorial btw
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21 Apr 2011   #14
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by simmo View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Hi, have read this..very nicely done btw...query is once I have the ISO created do I need a second DVD Rom drive to burn it given that the one DVD rom drive in this machine will have the XP install disc in it, or can I just remove the install disc and burn the ISO??

cheers
Yes, remove the XP Cd to burn the slipstreamed ISO to CD using ImgBurn at 4x speed.
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