Running Windows XP and Windows Vista on same computer Tags: Configuration Computers Windows Vista Windows XP Last response: July 19, 2010 1:33 PM in Windows Vista Share MysticFairy July 17, 2010 7:07:05 PM Hello, I was hoping someone could tell me how to go about adding Windows XP" to a computer that is presently running Windows Vista and be able to switch from one system to the other. Is that possible? More about : running windows windows vista computer Jonmor68 July 17, 2010 7:48:01 PM Yes it can be done, here's how> http://support.microsoft.com/kb/919529 You normally install the oldest system first, obviously it has no knowledge of the newer one and it will overwrite the bootloader. mibix19 July 17, 2010 9:06:09 PM If you think the solution that Jonmor68 has given to you is too tricky to set up, you might also want to consider installing it in a virtual pc such as Microsoft virtual pc http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyI... or VMware http://www.vmware.com/products/player/ The Vista installation will not be messed with with this method Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Scotteq July 19, 2010 1:33:57 PM Here's a tutorial on how to Dual Boot Win 7 and XP The procedure for Vista and XP is the same. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumCan we use both windows xp & windows vista on the same computer ForumWanna install windows xp and windows vista on same computer . ForumHow do i run windows xp and windows vista on one computer ? ForumCan I have both Vista 32 bit and Windows 7 64 bit on the same machine? ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP/Vista Machines ForumWhy cant my windows 7 computer find my vista laptop on the same network? ForumVista wireless slow, same adapter on XP is fast! ForumWindows 7 64 bit won't install and having freezes on xp setup of same equipment Forum[Troubleshooting] Windows XP/Vista /7 to USB ForumGaming, is Windows 7 better then XP and Vista ? ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP/Vista Machines ForumI HAVE WINDOWS XP CAN I RUN VISTA ? ForumRunning nvidia and ati in the same computer ForumRunning multiple windows environments on the same computer ? Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumInstall internet explorer 7 for vista 32 bit ForumMy windows folder is 16.8 gb ! ForumWindows backup wont work Forum[Solved] Vista 64bit Booting up Problems ForumVista 64-bit not reading Samsung Camcorder for capture More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !