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As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged If any of you know how to tell the computer to boot from second partition, please do share. So if you want 2 partitions, you select the size of 1st and remaining size will go to 4th option. Note that even if the partition is numbered at 4 in the software, it'll be the second partition according to the bios and bootloaders (assuming you made 2 partitions) Choose Fat32 http://voipforisp.com/dual-boot/dual-boot-install-error-win-7-partitions-relettered.php

If it was a Linux OS you would just install to the second partition Where does the windows come from? Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 NickAu NickAu Bleepin' Defenestraphobic Moderator 7,803 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:127.0.0.1 Australia Local time:04:05 PM Posted Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Thanks Back to top #9 SteveSi SteveSi Members 14 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:05 AM Posted 24 May 2014 - 03:53 AM If you put Windows installers on the 2nd partition page

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You are done. I dont have Win 8 but I'll try win XP and Win 7 on different partitions. try encryption.

Linux user 567701Bleeping Computer Forum Rules and Posting Guidelines link Important Information For All Who Help/Post In Linux & UnixHelp BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Due to current economic conditions the Back to top #10 VeeK727 VeeK727 Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:35 AM Posted 25 May 2014 - 03:05 AM Hey Steve. Maybe I have to install grub in the first partition and configure it to boot the second partition. Dual Boot Two Hard Drives The added benifit of this is that now you understand how a pc boots, how the MBR and Grub work .

Thanks Back to top #5 NickAu NickAu Bleepin' Defenestraphobic Moderator 7,803 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:127.0.0.1 Australia Local time:04:05 PM Posted 21 May 2014 - 07:10 AM If any of Dual Boot Software Using the site is easy and fun. If you plug the device in a computer, it'll show you first partition and hence only data, but if you boot from it, you can access more stuff hidden away in You can hide these files later.

I think Hirens uses Grub4dos 4 thats why you can. Dual Boot Windows 7 And Xp Thanks man. I guess I'll give it a test run on a spare hdd. That is the simple version.

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If it doesn'w work, move them to Partition 1. http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/175904/how-to-setup-two-os-x-boot-partitions-plus-bootcamp-and-data I created the partitions using Gparted from Hiren's but I can't seem to find a way to make the second partition available for writing the iso image to it. How To Dual Boot Windows 10 After the partitioning is done, you will see the partitions in the Parts manager. How To Install Multiple Operating Systems On One Computer Just to be clear, I dont want to boot windows from flash drive, I want to install it.

I think you are a teacher. weblink So how do I do it? Several functions may not work. Does that make sense? Dual Boot System

Back to top #13 SteveSi SteveSi Members 14 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:05 AM Posted 25 May 2014 - 04:24 AM Hey Steve. Also, once I have two partitions, both with bootable iso's, how will I select which partition to boot from when I boot from usb? Back to top #14 VeeK727 VeeK727 Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:35 AM Posted 25 May 2014 - 08:42 AM Thanks Nick. navigate here Create Multi-Boot Multi-Partition USB flash drive Started by VeeK727 , May 20 2014 01:41 AM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 16 replies to this

So when they plug in they would see it as a regular old drive with some files in it. How To Run Two Operating Systems On One Computer At The Same Time Once I load Hiren, I can boot into any partition I like. And I've used Slacko puppy in the past.

Edited by SteveSi, 25 May 2014 - 09:07 AM.

I read up a lot on Grub4Dos and I took the time understand how it works. You can have upto 4 logical partitions and the fourth partition cannoot be zero. Even if you used a USB HDD, you would have a problem if you have more than one Windows installer on more than one partition. How To Install Two Os In One Pc Pdf Enjoy Edited by VeeK727, 25 May 2014 - 03:31 AM.

The second, third and fourth partitions would have bootable isos that everyone doesn't need to see. I am also happy to see that you read up and took the time to understand grub, It's realy not that hard is it? You can backup your old MBR and PBR if you wish so. his comment is here If you don't, use the link above to read up on it.

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This happens if booting from ISO or from a flat-file (extracted) partition. Do you know of a workaround to the problem? If it was a Linux OS you would just install to the second partition I want to hide my tools from people. Below I'm posting the steps I took to help someone who needs something similar of a result.

So I used BootIce v1.3.2 which you can find here. Register now! It will use the FIRST volume that it finds - so if you have 3 partitions on a USB HDD, Setup will always find the first volume with install.wim in it So when they plug in they would see it as a regular old drive with some files in it.

Thanks for pitching in but your method seems a lot of work and I won't get the results I wish. I've tried understanding the MBR and PBR but I don't get it. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. What I'm trying to do is create multiple partitions on an 8gb flash drive so I could install a few operating systems from it (win 7,8.1,hirensbootcd).

Look who went from "this is too geeky for me" to "I'm assuming you know how this code works" Edited by NickAu1, 25 May 2014 - 04:16 AM. You have now taken your first step as a geek, When convention said no you cant do that , You went out and found a way to do it anyway.