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Old 05-07-2008, 03:56 PM   #1
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Default 2000 xp dual boot question

hey guys,

i am reinstalling today to make a dual boot of 2000 and xp (i found out the hard way that it is better to put 2000 on first)

my question is: is there any way to install 2000 on first but change the drive letter so i can have C as the drive letter for the xp installation?

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Old 05-20-2008, 08:29 AM   #2
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Default Re: 2000 xp dual boot question

This should work:

1.Format your hardrive

2.Use GPARTED Live Disc
to create 2 partitions

3.Install 2000 on Drive D

4.Install XP on Drive C.
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Default Re: 2000 xp dual boot question

partition magic can swap drive letters around after install
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Default Re: 2000 xp dual boot question

But would that mess up XP's Boot loader?
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