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Dual Boot - Vista 64bit And Vista 32bit - How?

Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. The Vista32 partition (E) contains no system files at all (which may have caused the problems), but the XP partition (F) does contain some system files, see att 3. More about : dualboot 32bit 64bit Best solution amirtaraj August 26, 2010 8:23:30 AM Sure you can dual-boot both of them mine is the same case as my HP came The only way it leaves them alone is if it can't see the partition at all.

Why did I not get 32 bit when I ordered? Please keep requests for help in the forums where everyone can see them, not in Private Messages. Cpu, ram, etc? NVidia GeForce 8500 GT.

I've moved hard drives between computers before but usually I simply connect them via external enclosures or docks. Here is my plan of action. I used the Windows 7 Upgrade Disk to do a clean install of Win7 on a new... I've no idea what effect that will have on the partition in question and I don't want to find out.

Helena, Dec 4, 2008 #11 Terry60 Coastline Designer Staff Member Joined: Nov 9, 2007 Messages: 10,108 Likes Received: 50 Trophy Points: 48 Occupation: Retired System Programmer Location: Wiltshire, England Sadly, if Have you not given them Vista64 and Vista32 names to tell them apart in the boot menu ? If I use the boot manager of one of the Windows-versions in the MBR it will prevent that problem. Your programs do the require 32 bit Drivers or run in a 32 bit OS?If the OS then they will generally run in the 64bit OS at 32bit. there is a

Helena New Member Joined: Nov 22, 2008 Messages: 9 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 0 Location: De Meern, The Netherlands I have a Sony Vaio which comes preinstalled with Vista 32-bit Do you have copies of a file called bootmgr and a folder called boot on both Vista partition roots ? Book your tickets now and visit Synology. Programs will need to be freshly installed of course.

NewFix boot errors with our recovery disk Download Easy Recovery Essentials Using Windows 8?Download recovery disk for Windows 8 Using Windows 7?Download recovery disk for Windows 7 Using Windows Vista?Download recovery Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Maybe your Hubby could explain this to you. :^0 :^0 The Raid is actually setup in the Pre Windows Configuration so just by installing the OS again and not configuring the solution 64bit system but downloading 32bit programmes Forum Office 2010 University - Should I install 32-bit or 64-bit version?

they don't come into my office. For what it's worth 90% of the time I'll be booting into 7. Ad choices Follow Tom’s guide Subscribe to our newsletter Sign up add to twitter add to facebook ajouter un flux RSS PC Advisor Phones Smartphone reviews Best smartphones Smartphone tips Smartphone A popular method is to link your User account or folders on both OS's to the third HD to share the data however if you're worried about cross-contamination from the new

Though to be perfectly honest that aren't much help anyway so maybe there would be no difference. Check This Out I was so put off, that I just used very agressive power options to turn off my disks and monitor, and that's the way I've run XP and Vista too) so On the MOBO you have Sata ports. 1) Plug Disk0 to Sata port 1. 2) Plug CD/DVD0 to Sata port 2.(If you have one) 3) Plug Disk1 to Sata port 3. Then if you still want Vista as a dual boot then fresh install it.

To do this open Device Manager and make a list of all the hardware and then look for 32 Bit Drivers for it. Of course if you plan on using something like Open Office, Word Perfect Office because they can edit PDF Files you don't need to worry about 2007 anyway. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Source But on the up side Dell provides several different Install Disc's there is the Primary OS and the Media Center or something like that which needs to be installed first to

You've a full set of boot files on both. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. But for the moment I prefer to keep the Sony Vista 32-bit alongside, until I have worked out everything.

My System Specs OS Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit unclelobsterman View Public Profile Find More Posts by unclelobsterman 02 Jul 2011 #8 theog ME/XP/Vista/Win7 11,443 posts uk Hampshire

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... I would like to see if I can get all my... Though you will need to download the 32 Bit Drivers for this hardware as the 64 Bit ones will not actually work on a 32 Bit OS. format it again, but this time using the 64 bit I get from Dell?

Ask ! Please try the request again. Im in a situation where my laptop has two seperate hard drives installed, and vista was... I am really lost here.

tks john, i'll give that a shot and see how well it works.tks again and gl Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Vista forum 3 total posts Popular This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. My virgin machine is capable of handling W7 64-bit, so I'd like to install that (have already downloaded the ISO and burned it to a dvd).