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I also had it successfully running for an XP/Win98SE dual boot system several years ago. Reply rods December 3, 2012 at 9:59 pm i have windows xp and windows 7 installed in different partitions of the HD. You may be prompted to "Press any key". (If the system does not appear to be booting from the CD, you may need to enter the BIOS Setup Menu and change But really, why on earth would you want to dual boot Home and Media Center Edition? my review here

There's a hidden file in the root of your boot drive that not many people know about, called "boot.ini". Installing RAM on 32bit windows xp media center edition windows xp media center help Installing xp pro with an xp media center edition serial key asus a8n-sli premium windows xp media Reply KARTHEEBAN S January 26, 2015 at 9:04 am llo! now what to do for bring bank that option and Run Win. 7 ?

For example, Description for earlier Windows version can be "Windows XP” or “Windows Server 2003." Drive:\Windows\system32\Bcdedit –set {ntldr} device partition=x:Note In this command, x: is the drive letter for the active VERY IMPORTANT: comments that do not add to the discussion - typically spammy, off-topic, or content-free comments - will be removed. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums TechCenter   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 (한국어)中华人民共和国 (中文)台灣 For example, make sure that Windows Vista does not open Windows XP and vice versa.

Reply danny October 14, 2011 at 10:22 am very helpful…. Ask a question usually answered in minutes! I'm pretty much stuck in a pickle. But I can boot to Media Center.

Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows It's going slow. We'll walk through the simple process for Windows 7. Thanks a lot Reply Duncan April 9, 2012 at 2:16 am Hi how can i do this in window 7?

same issue as above.Attempted to use an old ERD disk to boot. If your dual booting XP you would modify the boot.ini in the partition you installed last. Now I'm getting "missing dll's contact support...etc" I can access all of my files, but a lot of my programs do not work any longer (in Media Center). AustrAlienGoogle is my friend.

To use both Windows XP and Windows Vista on the same system, you must create a dual boot scenario. It sounds like you've already gotten rid of the installation files by reformatting, so all that's really left is getting rid of your boot choice. At a certain point, you will be instructed to insert CD two. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

To do this, type the following commands at a command prompt.Note In these commands, Drive is the drive where Windows Vista is installed. http://midsolutions.org/xp-home/xp-home-start-up-floppy-boot-disk-usage.html Still a little overwhelmed with all the tools - going slow with that. Country: United States Select a location Americas Europe, Middle East, Africa Asia Pacific and Oceania Select a language Confirm Back Z7_M0I02JG0KOT530A6KJKFRQ0816 hp-detect-load-my-device-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... Question is, I want to upgrade the DAW boot to XP Pro so I can try out this 3GB switch thing...

Is there any way to get Windows Media Center on a computer running XP Professional? Expert authors Robert Cowart and Brian Knittel will help guide you through Windows XP so that you'll never need another Windows XP book again! In the past the thing to do was to edit this file manually, but that's no longer necessary. get redirected here I like it!Let's try this for starters:Since there is no problem with the hard drive ...Start the Recovery Console using a Windows XP CD (doesn't matter - Pro or Home)Do the

Any information is very valuable to me. HP and Compaq Desktop PCs - Dual Boot: Adding Windows Vista to a Computer with XP This article pertains to HP and Compaq Desktop PCs with Windows XP and at least Media Center 2005, not playing Xvid files, please help!

You will notice that you are now prompted to select an operating system whenever the computer is started.

Ta sunburst7909-03-2009, 10:00 AMNo need to upgrade the OS as home will work with the /3GB switch just fine. Ask ! Hi, can someone tell me how to dual boot windows xp media center sp2 and xp professional sp2? Trending I turn off my computer everynight.

Make Google your friend too. caution: Do not use the Recovery partition (HP_RECOVERY) if it is listed. Thanks, Oh is the procedure the same for any operating system such as linux or ubuntu? 03-24-2008, 05:23 PM #4 idgat Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Location: http://midsolutions.org/xp-home/xp-home-won-t-boot-with-4-gigs-ram-mobo-issue.html Oh, if this is even possible, how would I choose which OS to run??

I suggest reading the thread before you do anything as there are some facters such as video card memory size that can have an effect on how much memory is actually You can only upload files of type 3GP, 3GPP, MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, MPEG, or RM. This page requires Javascript. It should now work as described above.(You have a SATA HDD but the XP CD does not have the drivers for SATA: Hence the 7B Stop error.)The idea of testing the

Back to top #8 AustrAlien AustrAlien Inquisitor BC Advisor 6,772 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Cowra NSW Australia Local time:12:33 AM Posted 10 November 2010 - 10:37 PM In looking in the Select the new unallocated space by clicking the appropriate volume and click Next. I have a computer,pretty new and up to date. Right-click Command Prompt, and then select Run as administrator.

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