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 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. 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 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows 7 windows 8 dual boot crashed problem Forum How to uninstall windows 8 developer preview from dual boot windows 7 Forum How to uninstall windows 8 developer preview from dual boot windows 7 Forum Dual Boot XP and Windows 7 (each) on TWO Individual Hard Drives Forum Dual boot with already installed Windows 7 and RedHat 5 Forum Windows 7 Dual Boot Forum Dual boot drives Windows 7 Forum Requirements to dual boot windows 7 ultimate with windows 8 pro Forum DUAL BOOT Asus Z9PE-D8 with Windows 7 and Mac OSX w/o virtualization Forum Installing windows 7 on top of Windows 8( Dual boot ) Forum Windows 7 Dual Boot w/ Windows 8 - Help Forum Will windows 7 64 bit and XP 32 bit dual boot Forum Can I dual boot Windows 8 with Windows 7 ? Forum Windows 7 And 8 Dual Boot Help! Forum Windows 7 and Windows 8 Dual-Boot problem! Forum How to dual boot windows 7 and xp Forum Bitfenix Prodigy Build - GTX 670 w/ i5/i 7 - dual boot windows /mac os Forum Dual boot windows 7 on two drives Forum Dual boot windows 7 Forum First SSD advice? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !