DUAL BOOTING Tags: Windows 7 Windows XP Last response: October 21, 2010 2:01 PM in Windows 7 Share RAJESH_2k October 21, 2010 7:01:06 AM HI I HAVE BOUGHT A CORE i3 WITH PRE INSTALLED WINDOWS 7 IN LOCAL DISK C LATER I HAVE INSTALLED WIN XP IN LOCAL DISK E. WHEN I START THE SYSTEM WINDOWS XP IS STARTING. THERE IS NO MESSAGES FOR SELECTION OF O/S. HOW TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM? CAN I REMOVE XP WITHOUT HARMING WINDOWS 7 More about : dual booting das_stig a b $ Windows 7 October 21, 2010 1:37:06 PM Just after BIOS info. has been shown, press F8 and use the option to repair, this should correct the boot menu and show both o/s's. arges86 a b $ Windows 7 October 21, 2010 2:01:54 PM windows doesn't really like it when you install an older OS after a newer one. You should always install in order of release date. But repairing should solve it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDual Booting Window 8 and Windows 7 ForumDual Booting SSD + HDD ForumDual booting Windows 8 with Linux ForumDual Booting XP and Windows 8/7 ForumDual booting ForumDual-booting defragmentation ForumDual booting windows 7 and 8 on separate hard drives ForumPlease give help for dual booting ForumDual Booting Linux Mint / Windows 7 ForumLoad Win 7 on Laptop previously dual booting with Linux ForumDual booting - upgrading from XP HELP ForumDual booting ForumWindows 8 dual booting problem with Windows 7 ForumNeed to rename existing partition ruined by dual booting Ubuntu ForumDual booting issue ForumDual-booting defragmentation ForumBefore you post: Linux Dual-Booting thread ForumDual booting ForumDual booting and formatting hard drive questions Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !