WinXP + 8 Dual Boot
I know that XP will overwrite the win8 bootmgr/BCD bootloader and use its own instead. This is my first time using this forum, so hopefully I posted in the right place. Second,to make sure the numbers of your primary partition, if your primary partition is arleady four, you coule not create any new partitions, from your description it seems like there are If not, instead of using dual boot, wouldn't it be simpler to run XP in a virtual machine instead? Source
All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices I have installed windows 8. I currently have only one HD in the desktop, but have no problem installing a separate HD for XP - if that would make the process easier. I dont want to uninstall w8 so I thought to dual boot windows 8 with windows xp.
Installing Windows Xp On Windows 8 Laptop
blogsaaysMar 24, 2013, 7:16 PM Easily Dual boot Windows 8 http://bit.ly/oSBQg3 Ask a new question Read More Configuration Windows XP Desktops Dual Boot Windows 8 Related Resources solved Dual boot Windows Solution: Convert one of the primary partitions into locial partition, then recreat a new primary partition. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top