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Problem with installing win 8 (dual boot)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Oh boy. That's not good. Quite frankly I'm surprised that you are able to still boot into Windows 7.

    Did you already create a set of OEM factory recovery discs?

    If not, what brand is your computer, and is this a desktop or laptop? You should create a set to be safe to be able also use it to do a factory restore of Windows 7 if needed.
    its a laptop, a Compaq presario cq61, and i haven't created any backup disks

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    64-bit Windows 10
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  3. #13


    Works with Simple, Basic, NTFS setup for me.
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  4. #14


    Quote Originally Posted by aem View Post
    Works with Simple, Basic, NTFS setup for me.
    yes but my disk is dynamic...
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