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Windows 7: Not booting into Xp in dual boot with win7

19 Jul 2011   #11
Ephemeral

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Yep...and i was able to boot into it


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19 Jul 2011   #12
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

But i wonder if i try to uninstall xp from there won't it delete the 7 as well...because acc to the easybcd both are located on the same drive even though i copied the WINDOWS(xp) to D:. Have a look at the screenshot i recently uped
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19 Jul 2011   #13
theog

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It is a good idea have 2 OS's on same partition.
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19 Jul 2011   #14
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
It is a good idea have 2 OS's on same partition.
Is it possible to move either xp or 7 to new partition?? What do you think should i go for it.....
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19 Jul 2011   #15
theog

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Can you post a screen shot of Disk management from Win XP?
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19 Jul 2011   #16
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

Not booting into Xp in dual boot with win7-winxp-pw.jpg

Took me some time.........sry the disk mgmt was running in there


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19 Jul 2011   #17
theog

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Your Drive letters in Windows 7 are C: D: E:
Your Drive letters in Windows XP are C: D: E: F:
This is why EasyBCD is showing Windows 7 as C: & Win XP as C:
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19 Jul 2011   #18
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Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

So according to you are they both working on different partitions or they arent?
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19 Jul 2011   #19
theog

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They are working from the same partition.
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19 Jul 2011   #20
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Unless i require to uninstall any of them, what cud be the other downsides to this
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