Can you dual Boot XP-Pro & Vista?

  techie4me 15:39 11 Sep 07
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Is it possible to dual boot XP & Vista?

  Acx 16:05 11 Sep 07

You should be able to

click here

  monsta1976 16:30 11 Sep 07

yes i have tried it myself and it works!

  avesnes1 17:46 11 Sep 07

Yes - I did just that last night. If you Google dual boot vista xp, you'll find lots of sites with plenty of advice.

I have dual booted with Vista on my second internal drive---with one drive you have to create another partition. I found that I had to disconnect my printer/scanner to get Vista to install. I will now have to download Vista drivers from the Epson website.

Also, because I bought my PC between Oct 2006 and Mar 2007, I eventually received an Vista upgrade disk. Again Google found several sites that gave a method of using the upgrade disk to do a clean install without losing XP. As I understand it, you cannot just unravel Vista and easily get back to XP if you have upgraded XP.

  techie4me 10:16 12 Sep 07

Acx cheers for the link.

  techie4me 15:03 12 Sep 07

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