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#1 Stinky_Salad

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 12:43 PM

hello ppl ...


i need help with installing the Win-7, currently have vista installed on my notebook, i would like to have both in dual-boot config

i got 2 partitions; 140gb and 10gb; OS and recovery repectively;

can anyone guide me through the process please ;

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 01:14 PM

How to Do a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and Vista :huh:
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Posted 01 April 2010 - 02:40 PM

well somone metioned that u cant use the second partition cus its the recovery one, do u think i can remove the recovery files and backup it up on a cd or external drive, and then try the above method?

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Posted 01 April 2010 - 06:06 PM

If Vista was installed first, then create a new partition for Windows 7


Leave the recovery partition alone.
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Posted 01 April 2010 - 09:33 PM

thx for the reply;

when i try to create a new partition and open the disk management tab; it doesnt finds any volumes list i.e. C and D, tried refreshin still nothin;
any suggestions?
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Posted 01 April 2010 - 09:39 PM

Not sure why your hard drive doesn't show up... :huh:

Try using EASEUS Partition Master.
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