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August 29, 2010 Elliot my computer is DV7-3180us HP Windows 7 Home premium 64 bit it came installed I want to Dual boot and ad XP 32 bit. i had just finished downgrading the last of the 5 HP DV laptops to XP, so I wrote for the new HP users to come. SySaAzm

SySaAzm on March 18, 2008 9:01 am HDDGURU is my HERO! Re-installing Windows ALL USING MY 2 GB Pendrive! 🙂 I specially wanted to come back to this site and give you big THANK YOU & a HUG 🙂 P.S (The pics have a peek here

September 29, 2010 Brad I have successfully installed a Win7 64bit with XP 32bit using most of the detail and the EasyBCD. its a seagate 250 but only shows 127. How can I access this dik to install windows XP on it. But be careful with nLite-Versions. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/preinstalled-vista-on-1st-hd-xp-install-halt-of-2nd-hd.563410/

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Reply Leave a comment Helpful +0 Report eL Apr 8, 2008 10:29PM Okay, well I just got like a 06 ~ 07 model of Toshiba, and its a 17" laptop, i'm Now the system is on the large drive and you've got a safe backup as a bonus. Not even if it's been slipstreamed with SP4 or later, and the EnableBigLBA option is set.

Bought a brand new Seagate Barracuda 500Gb PATA drive and after playing around with it, the drive became a 137Gb drive. This way, you don’t have to mess with boot sectors, editing BOOT.INI, or any of that stuff. Can you delete all existing partitions on the hard drive or do you still need some data? Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Separate Hard Drives HAHA!

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Bakica on July 5, 2008 10:03 pm Same problem as Thomas Abercrombie: I reduced by error my samsung hard disk HD502IJ/Y with estool to lba 48bits How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Muchas gracias… I use this program with exit, one samsung disk 250gb, who only have 137gb, and the program restore 250 gb capacity. I need a hero! More about the author Since my WD Raptor is has 2 partitions (C,D), where will the 13 GB be attached ?

You may need to format your USB before it will appear in the list. How To Downgrade Windows 7 To Xp Saved me from Buying an External DVD Writer. Bought the same drive today and it said it was 33Mb.. Killer app dude, I thank you Dmitry, great work.

Glenn on June 3, 2008 8:10 am Hi, the HDD Capacity Restore Tool was able to fix my "only 33gb with

  1. I am running windows 7 home basic 64 bit and am wondering if I can install windows xp?
  2. I use Acronis and restore from a USB external ...
  3. Will this program work to fix that, or do I need something else?

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New HP Pavilion desktop with Vista Premium preinstalled on a 250GB SATA HD. https://myeeeguides.wordpress.com/2008/11/15/winsetupfromusb-install-windows-xp-from-usb-flash-drive/ Will restoring capacity erase any data in case I want to try it on my original hard drive as well? How To Install Windows 7 And Xp On The Same Computer Social Networking Integration. How To Dual Boot Windows Xp And Windows 7 (xp Installed First) A window pops up showing the drive is being queried for available space.

Reply Report Aashish- Feb 17, 2009 11:46AM http://apcmag.com/... http://macland.net/windows-7/post-here-or-win8-removing-win8-replacing-w-win7-pro-mouse-wont-work-during-install.php Remove the USB, and turn off your PC. So, how do I get the Capacity Restore tool to recognize and restore the capacity on my hdd? Pen drive will not work. Windows Xp Dual Boot Windows 10

Used a combo of capacity restore and partition find to get all ~900 gigs back. i have a windows vista installed at my drive c: and i have an extra hardisk that i am planning to install with windows xp. My brothers computer is getting and error message at start up. "Explorer.exe file missing, must reinstall windows." He doesn't have the windows 98 installation disk, but does have the start up Check This Out Note: one is SATA and one is not.

now XP had loaded fine but vista is not working anymore but this is not what I wanted. How To Install Windows Xp Over Windows 7 Without Cd At some future date it fills the first 137 GB, and (I speculate) the LBA addresses wrap around, and the drive silently corrupts itself. August 11, 2007 Daniel I tried to install XP on a 2nd Drive (Vista already Pre installed on C drive) It over wrote Vista It was something about Vista using NT

by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / October 21, 2008 4:10 AM PDT In reply to: Installing Windows XP over Windows Visitation Immediately after starting the computer, generally after the brand name

However, I can't. W/R/T the comments early in your article about Windows 2000 not supporting drives larger than 137 GB, I'd like to issue a warning. December 1, 2010 Gary The reason some of you are having problems with this new partition is possibly because you told windows 7 to place an operating system (OS) on it How To Remove Windows 7 And Install Windows Xp Take a look at the FAQ about Install from USB, especially Q4/A4: http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?showtopic=116766 If you want to use another disk/partition, read this post and the following answer: http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?showtopic=120444&st=200&p=815519&#entry815519 Admin 23 Miha

Noyb, Apr 18, 2007 #11 Niblits Thread Starter Joined: Apr 17, 2007 Messages: 8 I bought a new SATA hd today and XP halts installation at the same place. Is there some safe way to get the whole 320gb. The comments on a single article really aren't the best place for support questions. this contact form HALP!

I normally boot on XP Home, and all the drives show. any idea how to reverse that? 72 Mat March 19, 2009 at 4:07 pm I have followed the steps to prepare the flash drive for installation on my HP MINI 2133. It has intel core 2 quad processor q6700. my life Laptop Works Fine!

February 7, 2010 junus I did follow througt the step beside, i have already an empty e partition while installing win7. The closest to a solution seems to be EASEUS Partition Master; which at least it seems to detect most of the files from the lost partitions. If its IDE , go into your BIOS and find your SATA Harddrive configuration change that to either ATA/PATA or Legacy (make sure you save your changes) Reboot and you should Can you see your hard drive or only the USB drive?

I have installed my old Maxtor 40GB IDE/ATA HD for dual booting. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Rick Reply Leave a comment Helpful +0 Report manderkev Apr 18, 2008 03:50PM I am unable to reformat my laptop by means of an XP CD that I can and have I'm going to write a number of followup articles dealing with all of the issues with dual-boot systems, so subscribe to the feed for updates.

And would I need to make folders for them, or do they go to the correct place automatically? I finally got a response from HP. Any thoughts Regards Greg 134 MuffiZainu February 1, 2010 at 2:20 am Hey! If you correctly configured easybcd then the following should show… First, you’ll need to right click on Computer and select Properties: Next, click Advanced System Settings Now click on the Settings

Andreas 49 surja08 February 13, 2009 at 1:33 pm Hi Andreas, My netbook HP mini 2133 with SATA mode Compatibel or Native. Oh, and as for the HP issue, you can always keep a clean Win7 HD that you can switch out if you need to call the help desks. select the boot drive at bootup. Just guessing ...

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Nik Papadopoulos on May 28, 2008 6:50 pm Hi I have 1TB samsung hard drive, it is only reading 32mb, plus I am useing Vista 64, how