Hidden partition visible at start of XP

By theedge
Aug 26, 2007
  1. Hello.

    I've been trying to install 2 independent XP on one disk with two primary partitions. With GParted, I've changed the attributes of the 2nd partition to hidden, just to check whether it really won't be visible to XP.

    When I booted to windows, at beginning, the partition was visible for a couple of minutes as drive Z. I even was able to write to that partition. After a couple of minutes, it was gone.

    Maybe this is a noob question, but can somebody help me?

  2. theedge

    theedge TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Can't nobody help me? :-(
  3. matav

    matav TS Enthusiast Posts: 144

    huh...wat help do you want?
    wats your question in the first place?
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