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Windows XP Hello, I recently bought an HP laptop DV6885SE from you guys, and it came with Windows Vista. We would like to set up a dual boot, so that the computer would ask us which operative system we would like to us (Vista or XP). The reason why we would like to do this is because we have some programs that aren't available for Vista yet. As far as I know, the dual boot would be possible only if the edition of Vista that the computer has is the 32 bit. Is it true? What edition does the laptop that I bough (DV6885SE) have? Thanks for your time and information, Ambar Montero

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It should have come with the 32. For dual boot on this machine, go in and set up XP on the same partition as Vista. When the machine starts up it will go to a screen that allows you to choose which op system you want. You shouldn't, but if you run into conflicts you will need to create a separate partition for the two op systems.

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