Hi, I was wondering, before I purchase the M11X, if its possible to dual boot it Tags: Gaming Dual Boot Linux Laptops Last response: March 21, 2010 6:54 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share johnnytwohats March 20, 2010 10:32:01 AM I prefer linux when I'm not gaming, more stable and efficient. More about : wondering purchase m11x dual boot | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove apache_lives March 20, 2010 12:53:49 PM any x86 system is capable of dual booting etc as for "more stable and efficent" - its more efficent NOT dual booting - keep that one in mind | Report abuse robwantsacurry March 21, 2010 6:47:45 PM johnnytwohats said:I prefer linux when I'm not gaming, more stable and efficient. You may have an issue with the dual GPU, a quick google led me to a patch called Switcheroo, not sure if switchable graphics is supported yet. If anyone has knowlege of this it would be interesting to know. | Report abuse robwantsacurry March 21, 2010 6:54:07 PM johnnytwohats said:I prefer linux when I'm not gaming, more stable and efficient. Actually I have not had a single unrecoverable crash on this machine, even playing around with overclocking to the point where i deliberatley crash, Windows 7 seems rock solid stable.... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Hi, I was wondering, before I purchase the M11X, if its possible to dual boot it> Related ressources: ForumAlienware M11x ForumHi all. Budget $500 Gaming Build (my first). Review before I purchase ? ForumLooking for build advice before I purchase Forum[Memory] Alienware m11x memory upgrade ForumPERFORM THESE STEPS before posting about POST/ boot /no video problems! ForumPossible to Dual boot Vista and XP w/ this? ForumExamining my Sandy Bridge build before purchase . ForumConnect a hdd with a complete OS (win 7) installed in it and then dual boot it w ForumMEMORY FAQ (please read before posting) ForumFinal Review before purchase ! Thanks for help!! Forum1 last comparison of builds before its REALLY set in stone ForumNeed advice before purchase , is PSU beefy enough? ForumWhich CPU and Processor should I purchase ? ForumAny Opinions Before Purchase ... ForumAMD Phenom 9600 (in Gateway system) - Bad Purchase ? ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumLenovos dual screen laptop ForumCompaq presario 2100 2190us boot problems ForumGateway Laptop: It will turn on, but wont boot up ForumSsd in m11x More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !