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Windows 7: How can I install windows 7 on top of windows 8.1?

25 Jan 2016   #11
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Still don`t see the point but anyway.

1) Delete your hard drive/ssd down to unallocated space, then create 2 Primary partitions on your hard drive/ssd. Use a Partition Wizard Boot CD or use Diskpart, a Partition Wizard Boot CD is much easier.

2) Install Windows 7 on the 1st partition

3) Install Windows 8.1 on the 2nd partition

Done.

Do not forget to backup your data before you start.

Bootable Partition Manger | MiniTool Partition Wizard Bootable Edition

This way you can just delete Windows 8.1 when you are sick of using it.


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25 Jan 2016   #12
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

If you already have Windows 8.1 installed and want to keep it, please post a shot of Disk Management.
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 How can I install windows 7 on top of windows 8.1?




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