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Switching hardrives Ok I need a little insight on this. I have my computer(nothin too special) and i got Vista Ultimate installed on my 250gig HD. I also have its previous HD of like 30gigs with xp OS on it. I dont think i want to try dual OS on it but is it bad for my comp to manual switch HDs (so only one hooked up at a time) so i can have a computer on vista or on xp when i want?

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  • cgibson83 Jan 08, 2009

    thankyou but can you explain. Do i put xp HDD as secondary boot and just go to boot menu when i start up my comp. ?



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U don't need to change hdd's u do one thing put yr 250gb hdd in master or 30 gb hdd in slave or secoundary hdd then go to bios settig>advacne opction or find first boot option then u chouse which os u wan to run if u run vista then select 250gb or xp to select 30gb.. it's help u..

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