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Windows 7: Dual boot Windows 7 Pro and Windows 8 Pro partition issues

03 Sep 2014   #11

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mayank Parmar View Post
Did you try to convert F: into GPT and see if there is any difference?
You can not convert a partition to GPT, only the full HD drive.

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05 Sep 2014   #12

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

Hi Greg,
I ran a few hardware/drive tests and all seems fine. In hindsight I think I'll put Win 8 on the back burner for now but I will try again as soon as i am happy all is stable. Thanks again for your helpful suggestions

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15 Sep 2014   #13

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

A big Thank you to all who have assisted me with this issue and now I can officially state that this thread is solved as I have now got Windows 8.1 Pro sitting very comfortably alongside Windows 7 Pro after ascertaining that my favorite safety net Rollback RX was causing too many stability issues and messing up the bootsector.
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