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Old 10-27-2004, 02:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Multibooting, installing Win2K PRO

Hey peeps,

I got win xp home at the mo and i want to add another OS, preferebly win 2000 pro, how would i go about doin this?


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Old 10-27-2004, 03:14 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Sorry if my English is not very good!

I did like this:

First you need to install the W2000 and after the WXP.
Put your CD of W2000 at your CD-R drive and run the installation! I recommend NTFS system files to W2000 and Wxp. (Follow all the steps recommended during this install!)

After, do the same thing to Wxp.

One boot menu file will be created when you restart your PC.

NOTE: Be careful with your data loss!

Good luck to you

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Old 10-27-2004, 04:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Cool. Thanks alot!
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Old 10-27-2004, 05:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
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you can also install xp first but you would have to manually chang the or use a bootmanager like Bootstar Bootmanager or Powerquest bootmagic or Vcom System commander
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