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August 28, 2010 COMALite J Another way to dual-boot on most modern PCs is to install a second hard drive, then use the BIOS Boot Settings to switch which drive you This post seems a little easy compared to all others I have extensively read on dual booting. I install the win-xp. Slow download speeds can also be caused by your ISP or general congestion on the Net. http://webtrekkie.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-windows-xp-vista-boot-menu-issues.php

If you use the Win98 FDISK program, say N to large filesystem support (FAT32), make a partition smaller than 2 Gb, format it, install DOS 6.22 first Run Win98 SE setup, For some reason these 2 files keep getting screwed up. What I did then was to restart in Safe Mode and attempted to uninstall the program and drivers but that was unsuccessful. I have dual hard drives so I'm not using any partitions.

Make sure you have enough space on your hard drive for files you’ll be adding to each. Obviously, you gotta know something. I've also loaded the W2K driver off the web to no avail.

I'm using a Win7 Home Premium 64 Bit laptop. I believe it stored a copy of the directory structure on the hard disk. Win Me's System Configuration Utility puts a friendly interface on all of those steps in a simple interface, and would certainly be a welcome addition to Win 2K. but when I go to install XP no partitions appears at the blue screen where your to select a partition.

Boot with the MSDOS 6.22 setup disk, Run fdisk, create a partition (2 Gigs will be the largest addressable). and Can Win 2K run Soldier of Fortune? My problem is too boot the CD/DVD XP Installer not at all, so even I can make some steps of the XP instalation, but always appears to me a message when IF YOU ARE GOING TO RUN A SITE/FORUM CALLED "HOW TO GEEK" YOU SHOULD AT LEAST HAVE THE QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE TO RUN IT WITH AN IN DEPTH KNOWLEDGE OF THE SUBJECT YOU

How do I back up my Outlook Express Address Book?Submitted by John Kruse on 23/04/2001 Category: Windows 2000 Question: How do I back up my Outlook Express address book in Windows There's an Appletalk protocol in windows 2000 professional and I've tried to network with a Mac using Appletalk via ethernet but was unsuccessful. I THINK NOT. This was possible under NT4 by using the commands net start "remote access server" net stop "remote access server" however if I type either of these commands at a command prompt

Right-click on the drive and select Shrink Volume. http://newwikipost.org/topic/RwosCrf515rPNnblXGNdXiilTRN6GFtz/How-to-display-Bios-boot-menu-on-startup.html is there any way around this help ps thanks cam any body tell me WHY ??????????? Use fdisk to make two partitions. That page also gives links to four Knowledge Base articles that in turn list additional Knowledge Base articles describing each of the bugs fixed in SP2.

Response: The Web site doesn't specify which versions of Windows are compatible with the screen saver and/or d3Player, so it's likely that Windows 2000 isn't on the list. http://webtrekkie.com/dual-boot/dual-startup-configurations.php It also Dials slow with clicking sounds (pulse tone I believe?). January 7, 2010 Energokinetic I was waiting for a post like this because i have a question, already did this 2 months ago to dual boot Windows Vista and 7 but Response: You can run a Windows 2000 repair on the boot sector to fix this.

Unless you only want to edit existing full-motion video files, you will need either a video capture card or a digital camcorder and FireWire (IEEE-1394) card. Then drill down to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\HARDWARE\DESCRIPTION\System\MultifunctionAdapter\5\DiskContro ller\0\FloppyDiskPeripheral\0. Response: If your friend's computer hibernates from Win 2K and if you really have an identical computer, including the same BIOS version and a monitor and hard disk that both support have a peek here How do I dual-boot from separate primary partitions?Submitted by Kaushil Chand on 5/04/2001 Category: Windows 2000 Question: I'm currently running Red Hat 7 Linux and Windows 2000 on my computer.

I'd suggest writing an email to Lexmark Technical support to see if one is in the pipeline. I'd also like to know if it's possible to join two FAT32 partitions (C: about 2G and D: about 4G) to make one, without reformatting? So, I no longer can access my Win7 because I can't boot into it.

I attempted to get a response by email from ATI Technologies -- sadly no help was available.

  1. If none of the previous gives any joy, open the View menu in Device Manager and tick 'Show hidden devices'.
  2. I'm running Windows 2000.
  3. I can now only boot to Windows 7 now.
  4. How do I prevent programs from starting automatically when Win 2K starts?Submitted by Steve C on 14/03/2001 Category: Windows 2000 Question: How do I customise (turn off) the programs that automatically
  5. May 21, 2010 jim About six months ago I followed the instructions for dual booting with Vista and XP and all went well.
  6. This service is often switched off, or set to disabled, when 3rd Party Disk Defragmentation Software is installed.
  7. Then click OK.
  8. I wish my old computer didn’t Kark it, and I wish I hadn’t bought this new pc and I AM NOT buying a new scanner etc because NOTHING is compatible with
  9. After the format is complete you will see the new volume as a healthy partition listed.
  10. Just install Windows 7 (or whatever) to one drive, and XP (or whatever) to another.

Response: Yes, you can have the boot partition that holds the Windows 98se files formatted with FAT32 and the other partition that holds Windows 2000 formatted with NTFS. If you’re hesitant to try out Beta software, EasyBCD 1.7.2 is also free and will still work as well. This worked for me. But if I use the dual boot to go to XP, no luck.

Are you able to source a fix for this problem as I am out of ideas? Install DOS 6.22 to first partition (you could actually just install DOS 6.22 and fdisk/partition from within that). Be sure this name appears in the 'Share name' field before clicking OK on the Sharing tab. Check This Out Both helped tremendously and are freeware.

Network/pop-up windows..?? The computer booted to XP like a charm. Boot from the Windows 2000 CD-ROM and press Enter at the appropriate point to install the operating system. But if we 1st install older versions of Windows then install newer version there is no probes in the boot process.

Another alternative would be to use a removable disk such as Iomega Jaz (http://www.iomega.com) or Castlewood Orb (http://www.castlewood.com). Can it be completely fixed? August 2, 2010 Babalola Olusayo Geek, Pls, I'm getting blue screen error trying to load XP setup on dv6 2112sa after creating the partition as directed. I shrunk one of the partitions then from Windows XP installer CD I installed on the unallocated 50GB disk space (I didn't created the New Volume E: as suggested on this

I wish I had a solution… I think I will just load VMware and run XP in that to get done what I wanted. 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. If l move all of these "films" to my F drive, can l then just go ahead and install W7 on the D drive? Maybe I've bitten off more that I can deal with?

If this doesn't solve your problem, go through the check list given in the Win 2K question Win 2K won't hibernate. Can you please help as this is very frustrating! If your virus signature file isn't up to date or if you aren't currently running any AntiVirus software, install something current and see what it picks up.