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How To Dual Boot, Winxp On Two Drives....need Instructions Please


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#1 chief.edwin

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Posted 04 July 2006 - 09:13 PM

i have a pc which have an windows xp pro in chinese os. what i want is to install another win xp pro os in english in a slave drive so ican run other programs in english specially autocadd. is this possible? how do i do it? any instructions, where can i find them?

here's my specs

amd athlon 64 2500+
512 ddr pc400
inn0 3d 6600
60 gig hard drive- (master) chinese os
17 gig hard drive - (slave) blank no data yet (to be used for the english os)



thanks.

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 12:32 AM

It is very simple. Install the English version just like the Chinese version. You wiil be prompted to select a partition\drive to install your new instance of windows to. Simple select the second hard drive.
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Posted 05 July 2006 - 06:27 PM

Just in case you need to have a doc here it is:

Multibooting with Windows XP: Introduction
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/s.../multiboot.mspx

You might want to print for reference.

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Posted 05 July 2006 - 11:24 PM

thanks guys, it's already done :thumbsup:




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