June 1, 2010 GT Had the same problem as Larry but I don't even get the "welcome to setup" screen . Reply michael gerver says: July 26, 2010 at 1:46 am I have a dual boot PC with 7 and xp. share|improve this answer edited Sep 9 '11 at 22:00 sblair 10.4k63060 answered Sep 9 '11 at 21:06 Phil 112 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote You can - But Reply lakshmi says: July 28, 2011 at 3:09 pm hi Iam using laptop with windows 7 operating system.I want to use windows xp operating system also.can any one know that shall this contact form
If you stil have a laptop that is 64bit, most XP disks are 32bit, and that's going to physically limit you from the ammount of memory that can be used with After i add the entry, it just says cannot find NTLDR and NTDETECT.COM. Can you predict a number that is "randomly" chosen by a person better than chance? That's why you need to save the files without the folder) You'll obviously need a floppy drive. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-121778-unable-to-install-windows-xp-over-windows-7
Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Log In Subscribe I was trying to do the same thing since last 6 months. Calif The plain and simple fact is that XP does not include a driver for the SATA controller in your laptop. I did copy another XP from another machine with disk2vhd and it did install but of course wants to validate.
Reply Helpful +67 Report vidwerk Jun 17, 2010 at 03:51 PM So far so good. If it's not there then XP is probably not seen in easybcd. Apparrently you need XP on first then put Win7 on. How To Install Windows Xp On Windows 7 Laptop Better than this, I can't find words… BTW, after long time trying to make it go sucessful, I got it, thanks to God and HowtoGeek too!
January 3, 2011 Aashish Vaghela Hello HTG folks ! Report XPLover- May 8, 2010 at 05:51 PM Thanks thanks THANKS! Appear a black screen, saying something like: "Error Disk, Press Ctrl+alt+Del to restart", also appears like some strangers letters or numbers. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/installing-xp-over-win-7-4239489/ Thank you Reply kae says: August 22, 2010 at 10:25 am will this erase all my previous files?
I kept getting a hang up on 'verifying DMI pool data' when I rebooted after installing Win XP. How To Install Windows Xp On Windows 7 Without Booting Thanks April 26, 2011 Jim Hajny I am running windows 7 home premium 64 bit and am wondering if I can install windows xp? HALP! Reply frogger says: December 29, 2010 at 7:15 pm Nice guide.
I use this and is werry good…… Reply Vijay says: January 7, 2011 at 11:15 am Hi… This is quite interesting to see & i think my problem will solve to This way, you don’t have to mess with boot sectors, editing BOOT.INI, or any of that stuff. How To Install Windows Xp On Windows 7 Dual Boot once it rebooted it prompted press any key to boot from cd or dvd. How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Without Cd Can anybody help me with that?
Reply rajesh bhatt says: October 26, 2010 at 11:12 pm i have also same laptop,you got the solution of your problem or not means you installed xp successfuly on your lap….or http://maccomputersupply.com/how-to/how-to-install-dual-channel-ram.html October 14, 2010 Vincent So… After reading this and tryiung this, I think I know what is teh boggle with may people not being able to launch into XP… Like others, April 28, 2011 Manjunath Hiremath Hi, I am manjunath, I too have the same problem as the above one. Booting gives me a choice of Win7 or earlier version. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp
luckily i lost only a few data as i had taken backup recently. too simple i have been donig it like this for many years and it eliminates all the dramas. I have a usb floppy drive and my guess is that wont work here .. navigate here Can this same process be used for a laptop?
However now I receive it no matter how I start windows. Window Xp Mode Could that have to do with the SSD as well? After getting the bootloader back you should see both XP and Windows 7 as options in the Windows Boot Manager.
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A window pops up showing the drive is being queried for available space. Additionally, even if you could find some generic third-party drivers that would allow you to setup a dual-boot configuration on your notebook, you should consider the size of your hard drive. Assuming, Windows 7 is installed on ‘C’ partition. 2) After restarting system, you will directly boot into Windows XP. his comment is here Your PC should now directly load Win 7. 😀 Later on you can format/delete the Win XP (D partition) easily using the format option (in drive properties) in Windows Explorer.
I have spent almost 5 hours to install windows 2003 server to my new laptop came with Windows 7. Reply Chidiebere Anyahara says: November 5, 2009 at 8:45 pm Hi Zackary, I was having the same problem, but I later found out that it was because of my hard drives And i hope, u formated ur hdd on NTFS :) First, open your computer case and check to see if you have a IDE or a SATA dvd/rw drive. VistaBootPRO is now called DualBootPRO and is no longer free, it’s $9.95 for a single user license.
If we have dual booting then I want to shift my programs to win xp to win7 or win7 to winxp. June 9, 2010 Mehul i installed win xp on pre installed win7 after that i installed as per the instructions easybcd 2.0 beta built 99 when i run it then i Keep it up ! Reply Ali says: April 11, 2011 at 10:27 pm Hi, I tried installing xp on my packard bell tj61 xp cd wouldnt boot even when i selected ‘boot through cd/dvd' and
How do I get the drivers you refer to, and how would I use them? However, I can't. Check these links for more details..