But this didn't seem to resolve the problem either.So, I decided to repair the boot with the Vista DVD. Any suggestions on the steps to follow, and remove XP, without screwing up my fast, great and fully working Windows 7. The only way I can boot to Vista is to have the Vista DVD in the dvd drive at start-up, which loads the Vista boot loader allowing me to choose what Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... http://dotbowl.com/problem-with/problem-with-dual-dvd-cd-rom-burner.html
and ?Easy BCD? Now i want to setup Windows XP in D drive. Please explain and help....
If so how do I change it?Thanks. Also if you install XP on both drives and then upgrade one to VISTA the boot window appears after the bios finishes and before windows starts. or along those lines.I did repair and restarted, Vista booted up as default but no boot loader as the other OS was not added. Please try the request again.
Any help??? location: microsoft.com - date: November 9, 2009 In Win XP I could adjust the text file where the dualboot info was kept. this also does not work.Here is a screen shot of bcdedit - http://i5.tinypic.com/482nsrp.gifAccording to that, the Boot Manager is in the XP 64 partition... video help | post reply | read more Lost Windows 7 dual boot after XP Install location: 7forums.com - date: September 15, 2009 I have lost the ability to dual boot http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dual-boot-vista-x64-and-xp-x86-no-reason-why-it-shouldnt-work.81785/ Each OS is being installed on a separate partition.
I NEED to adjust that file. Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Problem with dual booting XP + Vista by A.K.4.7 / February Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - dual boot by M3wThr33 / February 10, 2007 9:33 AM PST In reply to: Still not having any joy Your BIOS must have Note: Initially i created 75GB of Raw partition when XP was installed. 1.
It said it found some problems and fixed them. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/236733-44-vista-dual-boot-driver-question Thanks in advance! video help | post reply | read more Cannot get Win XP to dual boot with Win 7 location: 7forums.com - date: July 25, 2012 Hi guys, I'm doing this tutorial I'm ready to remove XP now.
everything went fine it rebooted and booted into xp x32 (I have slipstreamed my SATA driver and .net framework x32) everything was looking up. http://dotbowl.com/problem-with/problem-with-booting-ibm-pc-300pl.html I easily setup a dual boot for vista and xp using bcdedit. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. I transfer files from my main drive to this one.I would like the option to boot to all three without an application like Acronis Boot Selector ?
I've already done with Dual Boot Windows XP and Windows 7 But... I read on a blog that the setup will automatically detect the presence of xp and show it as "Earlier version of windows "in boot menu. I then added XP 64 to the boot entry with 'Easy BCD' and restarted. this content Afterwards restart your computer and you should be presented with the Vista boot loader, where Vista is the default OS.
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Currently, I'm not facing any problems, But wanted to know how & why its happening like that...?? After XP is installed, when my computer restarts, I get this message: Quote: video help | post reply | read more Windows 7 dual boot to XP but ntldr missing during
I Originally had windows XP. for an updated BIOS. Hi,Thanks for your quick reply.The boot.ini code did not work. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and
My main goal is just to get my main drive working with XP 64 and Vista. After getting data from XP partition. I've some doubts.... have a peek at these guys So basically, everything I do on the tutorial works fine until Windows finishes installing Windows XP.
Changing Vista to default or changing XP 64 to default from within Vista made no difference. video help | post reply | read more Cannot dual boot xp and Windows 7 with W7 installed first. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Any help???
I would like to play some old games which do not run correctly in "xp mode" Anyway back on track, a week ago I attempted to dual boot it using the Thanx. Won?t this confuse things?This is my boot sequence:1. i installed 7 by formatting the drive (C: ) where vista was installed.
My operating system is Windows 7 in C drive. I want to boot any time any Windows. So at the moment both drives are primary but the Vista partition is not (if that makes sense).I have tried ?Vista Boot PRO? I can't figure out how to get passed the ntldr is missing error during the XP installation.