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happened to me today (Score:5, Informative) by Anonymous Coward writes: on Wednesday August 03, 2016 @12:35PM (#52637141) lost my primary Linux partition which was my main OS. if we use dual boot then While running WIn 7 will not create activation issue ? If you face any problem, you can format Windows 10 partition any time. Check following: http://www.askvg.com/now-you-can-activate-windows-10-using-windows-7-8-or-8-1-product-key/ Evan @VG so I can just use my OEM key to activate the windows 10 install I put on a separate partition? http://gbcmedina.com/windows-10/hard-drive-partition-problem-in-windows-7-on-a-hp-laptop-for-dual-boot.php

Thanks for any help or suggestions.. I tried to get a fresh W7 install from MS but the key is rejected as it has been in the distant pass,Produkey actually shows a different key but this failed Select it and click New to create a new partition in the empty space. And if something is really dear to you (or to your customers, tax department, or government) back it up somewhere safe. check over here

Dual Boot Windows 10 Upgrade

Originally Posted by CantankRus Enjoy your not for free Windows yearly subscription when you next upgrade your hardware. PCWorld | Apr 25, 2016 3:00 AM PT Email a friend To Use commas to separate multiple email addresses From Privacy Policy Thank you Your message has been sent. I'm on a capped connection.

October 4, 2014 Yerzhan T For some reason, after I install everything and get the choice between which OS I want, Win10 doesn't boot.

it is also visible in 'DISK MANAGER" but I can not reboot it . Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Bork (Score:5, Insightful) by Rob Y. ( 110975 ) writes: on Wednesday August 03, 2016 @01:42PM (#52637777) Microsoft Loves Linux**as long as Linux isn't running a I recently did a clean install of Win 7 on one of my drives and the other is clean as of now. Dual Boot Windows 10 And Linux Mint Cryptolocker?

The upgrade process effectively grants your PC the free Windows 10 license. Install Windows 10 Over Ubuntu Re: (Score:3) by Dutch Gun ( 899105 ) writes: I suppose this isn't entirely unexpected. VG ^^ No. Astroturfer?There are so many possible reasons for your post.

Share twitter facebook linkedin Past is prologue at Microsoft (Score:2) by idontgno ( 624372 ) writes: Win 10 ain't done 'til Linux won't run!" Upgrade Stuck While Installing (Score:2) by alancronin Windows 10 Dual Boot Ubuntu What You'll Need RELATED ARTICLEWindows 10 Is Almost Here: Here's What You Need to Know Upgrading a dual-boot system is much like upgrading any other Windows installation. If you have a desktop, you have room for more than one physical drive. As you go through the installation wizard, there are two options you need to pay attention to: Which type of installation do you want?

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Once you're on Windows 10, you have Windows. https://linux.slashdot.org/story/16/08/03/1614223/windows-10-anniversary-update-borks-dual-boot-partitions Render your hard drive unusable if you uninstall Windows? Dual Boot Windows 10 Upgrade But on higher management-level it is far less so. Fix Grub After Windows 10 Upgrade VMC, thanks for the link.

using 8.1 atm NG Hi there, hope you can help. his comment is here Deleting partitions that aren't FAT* or NTFS because you don't recognize what they are and -thus- assume that they're unused? From here, you can choose the Windows operating system you want to boot by default and control how long the operating system selection will appear before it automatically boots that default You can. Windows 10 Grub Rescue

Some software they want to use at the same time is *nix only. That is the one not showing up when I reboot. I just need an expert guidance. http://gbcmedina.com/windows-10/dual-boot-windows-7-with-windows-10.php thank you VG Tot Hi VG, here's my problem hope you can help, or someone in here wish to help me.. :) I've done dual boot Windows 7 and 10, at

Share twitter facebook linkedin Re: (Score:2) by BarbaraHudson ( 3785311 ) writes: I'm sure people who are dual-booting two different versions of windows will appreciate microsoft's foresight tin taking away the Dual Boot Windows 10 With Windows 7 FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. Is it possible to do that?

Open the ISO file you just created with Windows Disk Image Burner and burn it onto the blank disc.

I find they get scratched over time and saving the originals and making a copy my cd's are all like brand new still (originals that is) I had upgraded to Windows Windows is moving to a rolling-release platform, and IIRC, Ubuntu is planning to do this as well. Close Close Search 281 Comments Log In/Create an Account Comments Filter: All Insightful Informative Interesting Funny The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. Windows 10 Dual Boot Linux You could also download the Windows 10 ISO from within your Linux system and burn it to a disc.

Re: (Score:3) by Dutch Gun ( 899105 ) writes: You know what else was awesome? Your Linux system will become inaccessible until you reinstall Linux or perform a repair-install of GRUB2. Is there any way I can assist Windows to see them and perform the rollback? http://gbcmedina.com/windows-10/problem-with-dual-boot.php If so how?

Do you know, if cloning the windows 10 partition, would work in another excactly same computer after? Haven't had a chance to muck with Sir You Are Being Hunted. When 10 finished installing it re-wrote the bootloader and I have managed to write it back so I can access my 8.1 Install. VG @Tot Try to disable hybrid shutdown feature: http://www.askvg.com/fix-windows-8-restart-and-shutdown-problems-by-disabling-hybrid-shutdown-feature/ RKO Hello VG, I looked at your posts for the direct download link of W10 ISO file, but MS is always forcing

EasyBCD (Score:2) by zenlessyank ( 748553 ) writes: is your friend. If the latter is right, I need some reassurance that Win XP will remain totally untouched and that Boot Manager will also be unaffected (except maybe to change the Win 7 After checking for the update again Microsoft have removed the option so it no longer appears as an available update, presumab Bootcamp? (Score:2) by ArtemaOne ( 1300025 ) writes: Any word but w Re: (Score:2) by HiThere ( 15173 ) writes: Troll?

I like to let major updates hit and assess the impact for a few days before taking the plunge, and currently telling Windows you're on a metered connection is the only Thanks VG ^^ First set the Windows 10 installed on C: drive as default in boot loader using msconfig-> boot tab. Windows 10 activates itself based on the combination of your machine ID and activation status of previous OS. Copyright © 2017 SlashdotMedia.

That's why you should typically install Windows before Linux when setting up a dual-boot system. But I couldn't find a product like that and the power line switch is probably a more reliable method. What's the best way to do this? Thankfully Windows is designed with dual-booting in mind, and in this feature we explain step-by-step how to dual boot Windows 7 or 8 and Windows 10.

Thankfully at that point I still had grub installed with the boot sector of one of my disks intact, so was able to boot into Linux via legacy option, but after Both were easily worked around without a re-install (though I did need to hand-specify the partition locations.) Re: (Score:2) by gweihir ( 88907 ) writes: Oh? Systemd will have Windows - "windowsd" Re: (Score:3, Informative) by ArchieBunker ( 132337 ) writes: Systemd is pretty much how Windows would do things. After, I installed adition software I use.

Microsoft's Windows USB/DVD Download Tool still works well, and will let you image a Windows 10 ISO file onto a USB drive. saeed sir if i have bootable window setup in my USB so what i do for installation?