Solved After installing xp windows 7 does not boot Tags: Configuration Windows 7 Boot Windows XP Last response: October 12, 2010 12:54 PM in Windows 7 Share nishchalkokal October 2, 2010 6:11:11 AM it does not show the options which 2 boot More about : installing windows boot Emerald a b $ Windows 7 October 2, 2010 1:56:57 PM do a search on dual boot XP and Windows7. you disabled the bootloader of Windows7. do some research on how to enable it. Jonmor68 a b $ Windows 7 October 2, 2010 8:02:20 PM By installing XP after W7 you have overwritten the W7 bootloader. Research how to fix it. http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/8057-dual-boot-ins... Related resources Windows 7 HD wont boot after i swapped with xp HD, then switch back - Forum After restoring Window XP image, 'lost' Windows 7 (dual boot ) - Forum Cant Boot XP after installing Windows 7 - Forum Installing XP after Windows 7 - Forum New build PC does not boot after win 7 installation - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution dennisc72 October 5, 2010 2:50:50 PM Doesn't the older OS need to be installed first? Jonmor68 a b $ Windows 7 October 5, 2010 7:42:06 PM dennisc72 said:Doesn't the older OS need to be installed first? That is the normal procedure, but having done it backwards there is a way around it which requires more effort. nishchalkokal October 12, 2010 12:54:37 PM Best answer selected by nishchalkokal. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan't dual boot after installing windows 8 ForumUndoing WIndows 7 boot on XP system after trial? ForumNew system crashes after installing windows 7 updates ForumCant Boot XP after installing Windows 7 ForumInstalling Win2K after XP - Does it work? ForumCan't access System Recovery or boot to Win- 7 after installing XP ForumWindows 7 won't boot after installing on board graphics drivers from intel ForumCan't boot xp from it's own hdd after installing win 7 on different hdd ForumAfter installing windows xp pro sp3 on my sata drive via desktop pc, why does my ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumY DOES IT SAY FORCE SHUT DOWN WHEN NOTHINGS RUNNING? ForumUsb keyboard hang in windows 7 Forum[Solved] Does Win 7 OEM come with activation key? ForumThere has no microsoft office in windows 7 on pc ForumHow to install windows 7 in intel 845 glva motherboad More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !