trying to partition a 1tb drive

  carnoustiejim 13:44 PM 29 Apr 13
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hi i have an aoi pc with 1tb when i got it the lad in shop partitiond it so i could have win7 and xp reason being i have software which will not run on win7 and need it and dont want to change to another software hes had it about a week and a half and cant get xp to load hes tried putting in virtual pc program still wont open he tried in on an xp pc and program opened can anyone suggest something to try as i need this program and dont want to invest in another machine as i dont have the space ie both operating systems have been working fine on aoi till now i put in in to lad to clean out and reinstall as he had done before thank you kirriejim

  lotvic 14:20 PM 29 Apr 13

How to Setup a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/8057-dual-boot-installation-windows-7-xp.html

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:31 PM 29 Apr 13

He will need to Slipstream the sata drivers and XP onto a CD together.

Instructions here

This is because XP CD cannot see a SATA drive without loading the SATA drives from a floppy at the F6 prompt. Of course moder machines do not hahe floppy drives.

  carnoustiejim 19:05 PM 29 Apr 13

thanks let you know how we get on kirriejim

  carnoustiejim 20:01 PM 01 May 13

hi guys pc up and running derek got it fixed thanks a lot for advice kirriejim

  carnoustiejim 20:02 PM 01 May 13

hi guys pc up and running derek got it fixed thanks a lot for advice kirriejim

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