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Multi OS on one machine

By kmackay1
Oct 9, 2002
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  1. I know that one can dual boot, but can one have several OS' on one machine, eg. Win98, Win 2000, XP home and pro? If the hd is partitioned to support the 4 OS' what conflicts will be created? Thanks.
  2. Th3M1ghtyD8

    Th3M1ghtyD8 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 794

    Why do you need all of these OSes? Especially when 2000/XP Home/XP Professional are essentially all the same OS?

    It is certainly possibly, especially with something like OS Selector, but is it worth it.
  3. kmackay1

    kmackay1 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Just wanted to learn

    the various OS
  4. eddy05

    eddy05 TS Rookie Posts: 223

    Dual booting.

    Just like what Th3M1ghtyD8 say, it's possible to be able to boot several OSes in one machine with an OS selector. Recently I tried Linux/Win98SE combination, and with an OS selector (I used a software called "GRUB"), I was able to boot whichever software I want using GRUB's Graphical User Interface. However due to my messing up of my system, I deleted Linux away.

    It's worth a try if you are up to it :D
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