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Need help dual booting XP and Windows 7

Postby w9cgi » Sun Jan 09, 2011 11:11 pm

I'm a newbie too - but not for much longer .. Agreed the cost of DualBootLoader PRO was fine - but NO INFO anywhere without wading
through MILES of posts / forums / ALL I have is a simple question - where are the "instructions" for us non geniuses to just SETUP the s/w to allow me to boot /add and control Xp on a system that has lousy dirtyWindows 7. ? The laptop ACER was too good $$ to pass up and I don't want to just DUMP the 7 I paid for for future sales value ?? H E L P .. Is there no simple manual I can read -- where ?? Had PRO over a month - doing me ZERO good -- thanks all dave Contact me direct preferably or I will grow (older) wading thru all these posts as well ? <email address removed by Grav!ty>
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Re: Need help dual booting XP and Windows 7

Postby yeshuas » Sun Jan 09, 2011 11:30 pm

It is hard if not impossible to have a manual since every situation is different when trying to use or have a dual boot computer hence the forum type support

We need just a little info, which OS are you currently booting to, a screen capture of the Disk Management screen, and how if at all you are getting into either of the OS's

Oh yeah a copy of the boot.ini file and where it is located
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Re: Need help dual booting XP and Windows 7

Postby Grav!ty » Mon Jan 10, 2011 7:03 pm

Moved from community and split to own topic.
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