Dual boot window 7 and 8.1

  Thiyraash 17:53 27 Mar 2015

Hi.I currently using window 7 ultimate os.. i would like to try window 8.1 os.. because some software like Corel video studio x7 only works in window 8. I try to install the software in window 7 and i got some error. Come to the point, what is the disadvantage if I dual boot window 7 and window 8.1 in my laptop? If some software i install in window 7 is not working, can i install the software in my second os window 8? It is works? I beginner for this can u please help me??

  mole1944 06:01 28 Mar 2015

Go get yourself another hard drive put each operating system on separate drives and just swap drives.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:49 28 Mar 2015

Probably better to wait a few months and get the free upgrade from windows 7 to windows 10

rather than but windows 8.1 now.

  BRYNIT 16:35 28 Mar 2015

Corel video studio x7 works on my Windows 7. What program are you having problems with and what errors are you getting.

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