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Adding another xp to boot.ini

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Okay what I want to do is add another windows install to my boot.ini . This install is on the slave drive of the second IDE controller (IDE1). I just can't figure out what windows wants with the multidisk rdisk etc. Could someone tell me what I should put, and perhaps why?

Oh and its on the first partition.
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Why do you want more than one windows installation?
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XP x64 and XP pro, this is a very common dual boot.
Edited by Crazy9000 - 11/12/10 at 8:45pm
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Well i figured it out mostly..

multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(1)partition(1)\\WINDOWS="Micr osoft Windows XP Professional" /noexecute=optin /fastdetect /usepmtimer

multi and disk seem to be something to do with scsi devices, so if you ignore those it becomes really simple, just run mmc and look in disk management at the drive number you want, and perhaps which partition it is.

works now, Thanks Crazy9000 i couldn't have done it without you
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