dual boot

  MANDY 20:35 15 Apr 2005
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hello everyone is it possible to have win xp home running two on two seperate hard drives giving you the choice of which one to run a friend wants one os to use for normal computing or the choice of using the other one to play his trian sims etc just wants nothing but one drive only for train flight sims then the other os would not get affected by some of these programs how do we stand with the activation side of things can anyone advise me on this i know how to do this with win98 and xp on the same partitoned drive but not with two seperate drives in the same system.thanks in advance andy.

  andrew-196854 21:33 15 Apr 2005

what do you need 2 operating systems for just run your games on the spare hard drive , and i dont think that you can do it i may be wrong

  tasslehoff burrfoot 21:52 15 Apr 2005

I don't know but tak a look here click here

under "coming soon" it seems to list what you want. Don't know how soon "soon" is though.

Just hope Powerless sees this thread (it's his site).

Cheers

Tas

  quack 22:57 15 Apr 2005

Boot Magic will allow you to run OS on two separate HDDs and give you the option of which drive you want to boot to on startup

  powerless 17:08 16 Apr 2005

Do you know how to install Windows XP?

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