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Workaround to boot XP and 7 and DP ?

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    Workaround to boot XP and 7 and DP ?


    I can boot Vista and DP dual boot with no problem. For my own quirky reason, I'd like to be able to boot XP as well.

    Workaround, please ? Thanks in advance for your time !


    Steve

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    Install easybcd 2.1 in 8, then add 7 and xp. If it creates a fuss, try installing easybcd in 7, then add 8 and xp.
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    update


    Quote Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
    Install easybcd 2.1 in 8, then add 7 and xp. If it creates a fuss, try installing easybcd in 7, then add 8 and xp.
    Update: I reinstalled DP and now I can boot XP, Vista SP2 and DP all from the classic boot manager. I'll use DP instead of 7 for now.
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