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Windows 7: hey guys i have a simple question

03 Nov 2009   #1
pazkor

win 7
 
 
hey guys i have a simple question

i currnetly have two pratitions on my hard drive ..drive c: with xp installed and drive g: with windows 7

now i want to install new copy of windows xp on dirve c:

i recall that last time i did it

its actually disabled the OS selection screen and boot directly to the new windows i just installed

leaving my other OS on the other pratition without an option to boot to

what action should i take in order to avoid this situation ?

thank u very much


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03 Nov 2009   #2
Urbwolf

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

I beleave even if installing on seperate HD's you should install the oldest OS first. then reinstall windows 7 on the other drive.
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03 Nov 2009   #3
pazkor

win 7
 
 

tnx
so
there is no way just to install a new copy of my xp and leave the other windows 7 pratition as it was with an option to boot to? :\
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03 Nov 2009   #4
rsvr85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hi pazkor & welcome to seven forums

See this guide on dual booting XP & W7.

Hope this helps
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