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Dual Boot Your Pre-Installed Windows 7 Computer with XP

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hllavere
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I recently partitioned by new Win 7 cdomputer as per the instructions in the above mentioned Geek article. Everything went OK and now i have a new partition on my hard drive of 40Gig. However when I try to install XP Professional in that partition my XP Pro install disk does not "see" the new partition and wants to install in the same partition (:C:\") as Windows 7 . Windows explorer sees the new partition witrhn no problem. Any suggestions?

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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hllavere,
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Please post make and model number of the machine.
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Also please post links to XP machine device drivers plus chipset driver for the machine.
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Regards,
Rick P.

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hllavere
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Computer Model: HP CG 4010F, Presario
Procdessor AMD LE 1300
Chipset: Nvidia nForce MCP 61
Links to Drivers for XP should be installed with Setup CD.
Motherboard Pegptron (Mfg) M2N68, HP COMPAQ NARRA5-GL6, SOCKET AM2+

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