Can I dual boot in Windows 7? Tags: Hard Drives Windows XP Windows 7 Dual Boot SATA Storage Last response: April 8, 2010 3:26 AM in Storage Share klondike83 April 3, 2010 12:42:03 AM Can I connect a dead laptop drive (uses windows XP) to a new pc (windows 7) using a SATA to SATA cable. If so can I set up a dual boot? One drive in XP the other in Win 7? More about : dual boot windows manojgj April 3, 2010 4:51:00 AM yo can do it ..but need to do some work after hooking you XP hdd to your pc boot you PC with XP cd & go to system repair cmd prompt & rebuild MBR the boot you PC with win 7 dvd & do the same also try with DualBootPRO http://www.dualbootpro.org/ http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314058 m 0 l klondike83 April 4, 2010 1:27:53 PM What if I don't have the CD's for either system? Thanks so much for your help. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer klondike83 April 8, 2010 3:26:23 AM manojgj said:yo can do it ..but need to do some work after hooking you XP hdd to your pc boot you PC with XP cd & go to system repair cmd prompt & rebuild MBR the boot you PC with win 7 dvd & do the same also try with DualBootPRO http://www.dualbootpro.org/ http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314058 It took a few days but I found CD's for both pc's. As soon as I get an enclosure for the tiny laptop hdd I'll be set to go. Thanks so much for your help. klondike83 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 7 Dual Boot Help Forum SolvedDual Boot Install Order (Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1) Forum Solveddual boot w/windows 7 Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 and 7 dual boot system using two completely separate HDDs instead of a single partitioned HDD Forum SolvedDual Boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu Clarifications Forum SolvedDual Boot XP; adding to Windows 7; install fail Forum SolvedMigrating Windows 8.1 from dual boot (Win 7/8.1) to SSD Forum SolvedDual boot with two 2 separate hard drives, one has windows 7 and one has windows 8.1 Forum SolvedUbuntu & Windows 7 Dual Boot Questions Forum SolvedDual Boot Windows 7 with Ubuntu 13.10 Forum SolvedCan I set up a dual boot system in windows XP-32 bit system with a repair disk of window 7 64-bit system? Forum SolvedDual Boot XP and Windows 7 Forum SolvedDual Boot Windows 8.1 & 7 But No Boot Options Screen Appearing Forum SolvedWindows 7 x64 / XP Pro x86 Dual Boot With 3TB Drives Forum Solvedinstalling ubuntu on my acer aspire e1-531 pc which is already dual boot with windows 7 and 8 Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 and windows 7 dual boot Forum SolvedHow to Dual Boot Ubuntu and Mint on a seperate drive using Windows 7? Forum SolvedDual boot Ubuntu/KXStudio with Windows 7 Forum SolvedWindows 8 and 7 dual boot on a folder moving Forum Solvedi had windows 7 on my computer and i dual boot it with ubuntu.later i install windows vista in place of win 7... now i cant se Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !