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Windows 7 Starter and XP Pro. Is it possible to run both these OS on an acer one netbook with an atom 450 1gb of ram at the same time choosing what OS to use on boot up. the netbook is only used for Internet access and iplayer. nothing is stored on the netbook, no games no office nothing. I keep it bare so as to keep it quick. I use windows security essentials as it is very light on background memory.

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  • allan e milton Apr 11, 2011

    thanks i will check it out



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Welcome to Fixya. Yes it is possible but the installation will depends which one of the 2 operating system was installed first. I have the link for the guide on how to install it. Just click on it and follow the instructions. It also contains screen shots for you to easily understand.

How to Setup a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP

Thanks for using Fixya

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    Rofel Lantican Apr 11, 2011

    No problem. If that help you out please rate me so i can help others aswell. You can see the 4 thumbs across my name on the first post. Thanks for using Fixya.



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