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Trouble with dual-boot on separate HDD's

  1. #11

    Posts : 1,714
    Windows 7 Home Premium S 64 bit

    Tagging along(as usual) with Golden's interest in setting up his computer in prep for beta 8.
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    Is this something I can or should play with or just wait for release to public?
    Any and all input is greatly appreciated.

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  2. #12

    Posts : 230
    Windows 8.1 x64

    Hi Boyans,

    Thanks to your clues, I was able to solve this in a similar fashion to what you suggested. Please see here:

    Dual Boot Installation - Windows 8 and Windows 7 or Vista

    Last edited by Golden; 31 Dec 2011 at 21:46. Reason: correct spelling
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  3. #13

    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1

    Hi Golden

    Would be nice to find out why you had this issue.

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  4. #14

    Posts : 230
    Windows 8.1 x64

    Hi Ray,

    Yep, its a mystery to me. 99/100 times following Brink's tutorials work for me without fail, but this time it just did not happen for some unknown reason. Perhaps its something quirky about my setup....who knows. One day I'll redo it to see if I can figure it out.

    In the end, my solution is a relatively simple workaround that gets the job done.

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