Thread: Dual Boot + File Format
2007-06-12, 18:50 #1
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Dual Boot + File Format
I've got a dual boot machine. Windows XP on the C Drive, Windows 98 SE on the D Drive. These are two physical hard drives. Both are formatted FAT32. The only files used by Windows 98SE on the C Drive are the boot files; everything else is on D.
If I change the C drive to NTFS, I know that Windows 98 will no longer be able to see it. I'm fine with that - I just want to know if in the initial boot stages that will cause a problem for my Windows 98 installation.
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2007-06-12, 19:27 #2
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Re: Dual Boot + File Format
See How to create a multiple-boot system in Windows XP for the Microsoft answer - the boot partition must be FAT32.