So, it means that it don't works, so when I restart and when I take the installation CD of Windows XP, the same message appears and my old Windows 7 will Can i just overwrite onto C:? I fixed it. The reason why is XP will install it's own (older) version, and XP's boot manager can not boot to win 7. this contact form
Best Regards Helpful +17 Report marceld Jun 12, 2010 at 01:50 PM Here is what I did for people who have a netbook but found in hard doing it with a Have Microsoft included something on the Windows 7 install that prevents any other operating system being installed afterwards..?? Win XP to recognize the other PCs, I guess, but it asks for a username and password, which I do not know what it is! I just can't seem to figure out how to clean this up. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/8790/dual-boot-your-pre-installed-windows-7-computer-with-xp/
If anybody have same problem that I, or have some doubts how I got it, just mail me or chat with me: [email protected] March 6, 2011 Jonatha Almeida Brows… It's keeping not even the C: where my Win 7 is and works fine? I hear many people have damaged good hard disks as a result of saying ‘yes'. try another XP August 21, 2010 Jonathan N I have a question, if i have windows 7 preinstalled on my computer but do not actually want to use it but want
So sorry if this has been already asked. I take it you do not know about the ALIGNMENT THAT IS NEEDED TO RUN THEM, AND THAT SINCE XP'S FLOORED FORMATTING AT SECTION 63 ETC. The two laptops we just purchased here in the office do not offer hardware virtualization compatibility, so I'm stuck having to dual-boot these two machines until our database server is upgraded How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Without Cd Can I do this without much drama or is using a usb external hdd caddy a better option?
If you’re hesitant to try out Beta software, EasyBCD 1.7.2 is also free and will still work as well. How To Install Windows 7 And Xp On The Same Computer If not, you have to be able to boot into Win7 before EasyBCD can be installed and executed. This way, you don’t have to mess with boot sectors, editing BOOT.INI, or any of that stuff. Conclusion If you want to set a default OS on your dual boot system, check out The Geek’s tutorial on how to set it up.
You will undoubtedly notice that the machine is booting directly into XP at this time. Window Xp Mode Anyway, they have a lot of the drivers you need for the HP laptops. 2 things that helped tremendously also - the nlite with SATA drivers slipstreamed and Unknown Device Identifier. To get both XP and Windows 7 as an option at the boot screen you can use the free utility EasyBCD 1.72 or their new 2.0 Beta. M.Free March 10, 2011 Migs hi all what brand of notebook was this tested, i have a sony vaio notebook with preinstalled windows 7, when i try to install the windows
It loads all of the generic drivers and then when it goes to the windows installation screen the BSoD comes up. I have a 10″ e-machines notebook with Windows 7 installed, without a DVD drive. How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Right-click that and select New Simple Volume. (5th picture) step 5: The New Simple Volume Wizard luanches which is a straight forwardprocess. How To Install Windows Xp On Windows 7 Laptop Windows 7 is loaded from C: whereas Windows XP is loaded from DeviceHarddiskVolume1.
creating the partition was easy enough, but once i tried to install xp pro on the new partition it loaded drivers and said it was rebooting. weblink black scrreen. Information: 1) I had to set my mode to IDE mode on bios otherwise it would not recognize ANY OF THE DRIVES and not load to the terms of service screen. Best regards BigYin July 13, 2011 bigyin Hi There Mr Moderator. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp
I run the easy bcd, and restore the bootloader but nothing happen, the boot process still does not give any dua boot alternative. XP..?? If you read all these threads, you will see that these replies have been going on for months and many have no good results. http://tcdownload.org/windows-7/would-i-be-able-to-install-windows-x64-pro-on-an-emachines.html January 8, 2010 anand singh Ok, its nice and well good.
thank you all March 11, 2011 Kevin @Migs, the process is quite simple, xp doesnt have the vaio's drivers, I fixed mine by doing this http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/72185-sata-drivers-slipstream-into-windows-xp-cd.html March 12, 2011 matt alright, How To Install Windows Xp On Windows 7 Without Booting I slipstreamed all the drivers for his board (asus P8Z77 V LK) into the disc and xp disc gets to the point of choosing the partition to install on. Tried to install XP on to it, got message-Setup could not continue newer version of Windows already installed.
If not what should be done? I think this is the partion Windows 7 makes named System Reserve. Win 7 Home Premium 64 bit is limited to 4 primary partitions and creating extra partitions without careful planning could cause you unnecessary heartaches. How To Remove Windows 7 And Install Windows Xp Do you know how to get into Safe Mode? (Press [F8] at the OS selection screen when booting — that’s one of the “advanced options” that that key gives you the
Best regards BigYin July 13, 2011 bigyin Hi There Mr Moderator. January 7, 2010 Kyle Geek, Is it possible to do this same process to test a pc for errors in the hardware and/or software? not even the C: where my Win 7 is and works fine? his comment is here Well, more fool you, I take you are aware of the phrase, "You can fool some of the People" etc,etc,etc.
All you have to do is remove the Windows 7 boot manager â in EasyBCD go to âManage Bootloaderâ select âUninstall the Vista Bootloaderâ and then âWrite MBRâ. vaibhavs2May 23, 2010, 1:30 PM hey guys, i also want to install xp but i don;t have win 7 dvd as it came preinstalled in my laptop.what else can be done Win7 igores it and does not assoign a drive letter. See more How to install windows xp over windows 7 How to install windows xp on windows 7 How to install winxp on a win7 hdd Lenovo unable to install windows
As a result, no success. It is little risky.. Kinda sucks when most machines don't come with floppies anymore. View all 17 comments Report ianxl- Mar 19, 2010 at 02:41 PM John, you're a genius! - Thanks for sharing that one. (Ian C. (Northern Ireland.) 8~D Report lamati- Apr 1,
December 27, 2010 Parus check the link ziaulhak.blogspot.com December 28, 2010 jolin Actually, recently I've found another way to speed up my poor PC, the software "tuneup360". Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... IF THIS SCREEN APPEARS AGAIN FOLLOW THESE STEPS: CHECK FOR VIRUSES ON YOUR COMPUTER. Is this already out there somewhere?
I wish to install the XP HDD into my HP desktop and switch between OS on startup. If you correctly configured easybcd then the following should show… First, you’ll need to right click on Computer and select Properties: Next, click Advanced System Settings Now click on the Settings Here we’re installing XP Professional on the new partition. DOnt bother dual booting with a single drive - its not worth the headaches that will arise as you accidently delete required files whilst cleaning up the current OS.
When the main GUI loads right-click on the main Windows XP NTFS partition (depending on your setup probably /dev/hda1) and select Resize/Move.