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Just like prosaic, there is no way I'd use a boot manager to change around my partions. Of course it does! Partition on the fly or switch to another OS without restarting- SWEET!! I recently built a computer for my roommate and Drive E: is the hard drive which the OS boots from. Source

First, do a complete backup of your hard disk. If everything installed on drive D: or later thinks that it was installed on drive C:, then nothing works. - prosaic #10 prosaic, Jan 14, 2003 minendo Elite Member Joined: But just changing the shortcuts won't work. you obviously put some time into writing your detailed post.

Make sure all of your hardware works. Installing the 100 gig drive as a slave and installing Windows 2000 there could work, though he'll probably have to do a repair installation on the Windows XP install to re-replace Is there a way to install 2000 as a dual boot even though I have XP? 1 answer Last reply Apr 26, 2007 More about windows 2000 professional windows dual boot

i wanna know this as well #2 Shimmishim, Jan 14, 2003 prosaic Senior member Joined: Oct 30, 2002 Messages: 700 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: Zedtom Okay, here's the After the XP install on the new hdd (now the NEW C: drive), I plugged back in the old hdd w/ 98 on it. Het beschrijft hoe wij gegevens gebruiken en welke opties je hebt. Install Windows 2000 on it.

formatted one partition Jan 1, 2005 Dual boot problem with Win XP and Windows 7 Nov 5, 2009 Windows XP/W7 dual boot Problem (XP not bootable) Oct 5, 2010 Windows XP In the following example, a typical Windows 2000 Professional system is upgraded to Windows XP Professional, but the steps are identical for NT 4.0 as well.     1. I uninstalled it in add/remove programs, rolled back XP a day, and restarted. Try removing your partition and boot managers from that dual boot system now, and you'll see what I mean, just as soon as you try to boot into the Windows 98

Any questions, complaints, or claims regarding the products must be directed to the appropriate manufacturer or vendor. Skip to Navigation Skip to Content SuperSite for Windows Search: Connect With Us In a moment you'll see the Microsoft Windows 2000 Recovery Console screen and will be prompted to choose which Windows installation you want to log into. Zedtom: Is there some reason that you don't want to reinstall XP or do you no just want to take the extra 3 hours to set it up again? We don't need this old of a thread brought back to life.

You'll then select the second hard disk that you installed in your system as the location for Windows XP Professional. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/234455-46-windows-2000-professional-windows-dual-boot If so, you'll be glad to know that you can use Windows XP Professional's built-in dual-boot configuration feature to boot both Windows 2000 and Windows XP on the same system. Everything on the XP drive was installed on the C drive and already so is going to try to run the programs and everything else off of the C drive but True, I guess he could just replace all shortcuts and have them point to the correct location, or he could set the 100gb drive as a slave.Click to expand...

You can change this preference below. http://webtrekkie.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-with-2000-and-98.php My system simply designated the XP hdd as C: and the old 98 hdd as F:. All Rights Reserved Theme designed by Audentio Design. I have not tried this, since I did not need to, but if anyone tries this and it works then please post.

Make sure to install the Operating Systems on separate partitions, Also remember NT doesn't get along well with Win98's FAT32 file system, and the NTFS file systems between NT 4.0 and All Rights Reserved. Just wondering..... #12 Buzzman151, Jan 14, 2003 minendo Elite Member Joined: Aug 31, 2001 Messages: 35,544 Likes Received: 1 Originally posted by: Buzzman151 minendo: What you just said is true have a peek here Feb 3, 2005 #7 nawab081 TS Rookie Hi guys....I am new to this forum.

Feb 28, 2005 #14 MSWindowsUser TS Rookie Installing Win2k to dual boot Win XP and Win2k Reinstall Windows XP, install Windows XP SP2, go to Tools > Folder Optons... You may receive error messages in both Windows 2000 and your previous version of Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Microsoft Windows 98, or Microsoft Windows 995 (any version of Windows that uses Then copy the following files from the root directory to the floppy disk: Ntldr Ntdetect.com Boot.ini Now label this disk Windows 2000 Professional Boot Files and store it in a safe

In general you're better off getting all the hardware physically in place and starting clean.

Once I did this install XP is running super slow. The other involves using some third party boot manager that hides the installations from each other. It gives me the choices Win2k or XP Pro. If you’re curious about Dual/MultiBooting check out the links below from Microsoft.

Make sure you install the right drivers for the OS by going to the computer manufacturers website by getting model of that computer.Here some major updates if you are going to Since I wanted to combine the unpartitioned with my C partition I went to delete the C partition. Windows XP Professional versus Windows 2000 Professional uninstall windows 2000 from windows xp professional upgrading from windows 2000 professional to windows xp hom.. Check This Out The option of dual boot doesn't show up while booting, and control panel>system>advanced>startup and recovery: default operation system ONLY shows XP, not 2000 server.

Operating Systems Aug 28, 2007 Want to try Vista RC2, what can I use to setup a Dual Boot? Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Dutch. Then edit the boot.ini and add a line in pointing to winXP on the other drive. If you are using Partition Magic 7 or earlier format both drives/partitions with NTFS and then do a quick format on the second drive/partition from within the XP setup.2) Install Windows

Is good to look at the posting date first before replying to something in the "archives" (but is easy to forget to do that) Nov 22, 2007 #17 alvinenns TS One involves using the BIOS settings. Source: Windows & .NET Magazine (June 2000) Setting Up Dual Boot After Installing Windows NT Microsoft Knowledge Base Article: 153762 - This article explains how to set up Windows NT to Thanks all for this help, I really appreciate the way knowledgeable people like realblack and nien here help out us novices.

You may need to reboot after certain updates, and some updates will require you to install them individually. And it is, especially for Windows 2000 users. Bezig... When you do, you'll overwrite the Windows XP Professional versions.

Problem is I do not get option of booting into win2000 anymore.