Dual boot help?

  robbo1987 17:18 PM 22 Feb 13
Locked
Answered

Just wondering if someone can help me? I've had a dual boot setup before on my pc however I want to do it on my laptop. I've probably done it the wrong way around. But I've installed windows 7 first then later decided I want to see how XP runs. I installed XP on a separate partition and it loaded, but then when I rebooted it would only load back into XP. So I used the win 7 repair disc and managed to load back into win 7 but there's no option to go into XP now.

I've loaded boot manager in msconfig whilst on win7 and there is only one option which is for windows 7. how can I add the XP installation to the boot config?

  woodchip 17:23 PM 22 Feb 13

You have to use XP boot Manager

  woodchip 17:24 PM 22 Feb 13

When Booting does it go strait to 7?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:35 PM 22 Feb 13
  rdave13 17:43 PM 22 Feb 13
Answer

Try here.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:00 PM 22 Feb 13
  robbo1987 18:06 PM 22 Feb 13

Thanks for the replys, Sorted the problem using easyBCD.

  rdave13 18:11 PM 22 Feb 13

Glad to see the home version is still free and you're sorted. Was a time that BCD was nearly a paid for program.

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

How to get free stuff for Android: Amazon Underground offers genuinely free Android apps and free…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

MIT builds an awesome 3D printer that can use 10 materials at once

Apple rumours & predictions 2015: What to expect from Apple for the rest of the year – new iPhones,o…