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Windows XP Professional Re-installation inTriple-Boot

I have a custom made PC which has 5 Hard-Drive Partitions In All Drives & Drive Space C - 20.5 GB D - 68.3 GB F - 68.3 GB F - 38.3 GB G - 37.2 GB
Windows XP Professional Installed On C Drive Windows 7 Ultimate Installed On F Drive Windows Vista Ultimate Installed On G Drive I have a triple boot PC. Now the windows xp is running too slow and its almost full and i want to re-install the same but without losing the data on the other drives i.e. (D, E, F, & G) because it is a home PC on which 6 person works in all so u guys know they will kill me if i touch their data files. Microsoft denied for the support and now the person who made this PC is asking for just too much with no full guarantee.. Kindly help me how could i -re-install Windows XP Professional without DATA-LOSS to other drives.
kindly help asap otherwise my system will crash.

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  • vikas1986 May 16, 2010

    Its a 250 GB Hard -Drive and nearly 190 GB is full so you can imagine how much work must be there and besides its not just work, my brother use outlook so his e-mail will be gone forever .. so kindly provide any other solution...

  • vikas1986 May 16, 2010

    I know why the problem is difficult, because its an unusual one.... because even microsoft denied helping so i bet its different from others.. but multi-boot is very common now days with pc becoming expensive..

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This was an very interesting way of sharing a computer
six persons sharing one physical drive with 5 partitions.
If that physical drive breaks all six persons loose their files in one crash.
The easiest way to do it, is to buy an external drive and have a meating with the six persons telling about the situation, if noboby attemts to save their files,they might loose them for good.
Everybody does a backupp on the external drive,
and then a full format on your home computer to get a new fresh installed fresh drive.
This was a little bit of a complicated solution,
as 6 persons sharing the same drive,
but i hope it helped!

Posted on May 15, 2010

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    Teknikgurun May 16, 2010

    Thanks for voting!

    It was a pleasure trying to help you!



    Best regards....

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