Win 7 and 8 Tags: Hard Drives Windows 8 Laptops Last response: November 20, 2012 11:57 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share rookierahul November 20, 2012 2:39:15 PM hi everyone i qualify for the windows upgrade offer in which i can get windows 8 pro for 15 dollars just wondering is there anyway i can partition my hdd and run windows 7 and windows 8 at the same time. its a 500 gb hdd thanx in advance More about : win alvine a b D Laptop November 20, 2012 2:48:56 PM no its called an upgrade for a reason. your data will not be erased, new os will be installed on top of your existing stuff toorged November 20, 2012 3:01:19 PM Download virtual software to run windows 8. I use Oracle VM VirtualBox (google search), allows you to run your native Win7 but virtualize Windows 8 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jaguarskx a b * Windows 8 a c 406 D Laptop November 20, 2012 11:57:19 PM However, and upgrade edition is designed to replace the current OS, not install right along side it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Win 7 upgrade to 8 OR Fresh install Forum Win7 shared printer goes offline on win8 laptop Forum How can I change the priority to be permanent? In win7/8 ? Forum [Solved] How to re install ie 8 on win7 Forum Problems downgrading win8 to win7 Vaios S13 laptop Forum Windows 8 Slow Web Browsing on Chrome, Firefox, IE? Win 7 Faster!? Forum Downgrade from Win8 to Win7 Forum Any way to make Win 8 look more like Win 7 ? Forum How to format win 8 in laptop and install win 7 ? Forum Is the file location/structure same in Win 7 and Win 8 ? Forum How can I change the priority to be permanent? In win7/8 Forum How can I change the priority to be permanent? In win7/8 Forum How can I change the priority to be permanent? In win7/8 Forum How to install Win7 on my Win8 laptop? Forum Dual Boot Issue : Upgraded Cloned Win7 to Win8 Forum Available ram in win 7 and win 8 Forum Your Opinion on how to Configure my Win 8 with Win 7 Forum Laptop memory question Forum [Solved] Toshiba L655D with WIn XP Forum Free Aspire 7003 drivers by Win XP MCE Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !