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Re: [NTO] creating a dual boot system.

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  • paul
    thanx again, ozkan. the diskettes have duly been created! ;-) paul ... From: Ozkan Taskiran To: Sent: 05
    Message 1 of 9 , Apr 5, 2003
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      thanx again, ozkan.

      the diskettes have duly been created! ;-)

      paul

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Ozkan Taskiran" <aot@...>
      To: <ntb-OffTopic@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: 05 April 2003 15:21
      Subject: Re: [NTO] creating a dual boot system.


      >
      > Saturday, April 5, 2003,05:44:16,paul wrote :
      >
      > i wasn't aware of the pm option you mention but i'll certainly be checking it out.
      someone
      > told me that win 98 had to be installed before win xp when creating a dual boot set up
      but
      > perhaps pm overcomes that issue.
      >
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      >
      > Hi Paul,
      >
      > Your friend is right. You should first install 98 and XP after for
      > dual boot system. What I described is multi boot, maybe :)
      > This way you will have two OS unaware of each other. You can backup,
      > format each of them without harming other one. And you can have up to 4
      > different windows OS in the same drive. Make those rescue diskettes of
      > PM and BM. They will be your best friend If you go into a trouble.
      > You can use them in dos prompt to activate,delete,format,resize a
      > partition just like in windows (except wizards of course).
      >
      > Good luck
      >
      >
      > Ozkan
      >
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    • Greg Chapman
      Hi Paul, ... Ah! Another true Englishman! You won t be watching the Boat Race, then! ... Greg
      Message 2 of 9 , Apr 6, 2003
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        Hi Paul,

        > but as a man i reserve my own inalienable right to simply nod and
        > look interested, while actually thinking about tomorrow's big
        > match and whether it's time to trim the hedge! ;-)

        Ah! Another true Englishman! You won't be watching the Boat Race, then!
        :-)

        Greg
      • paul
        hi greg, ... From: Greg Chapman To: Sent: 06 April 2003 10:32 Subject: RE: [NTO] creating a
        Message 3 of 9 , Apr 6, 2003
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          hi greg,

          ----- Original Message -----
          From: "Greg Chapman" <greg@...>
          To: <ntb-OffTopic@yahoogroups.com>
          Sent: 06 April 2003 10:32
          Subject: RE: [NTO] creating a dual boot system.


          > Hi Paul,
          >
          > > but as a man i reserve my own inalienable right to simply nod and
          > > look interested, while actually thinking about tomorrow's big
          > > match and whether it's time to trim the hedge! ;-)
          >
          > Ah! Another true Englishman! You won't be watching the Boat Race, then!
          > :-)
          >
          > Greg

          that was my intention but i've just been alerted to some paint that's drying!

          paul
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