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hard drive letters are re-assigned when switching OS??

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hey guys i split a single hard drive into two partitions and have Windows XP installed on one and Windows Vista installed on the other. When i go into win xp the partition with xp on it is C:\\ drive and when i go into windows vista the partition with windows vista on it is C:\\ .... this is my first time having two Operating systems installed at the same time so im not sure if this is normal.. thanks.
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That is normal. The C:/ drive will always be the one with the operating system. When you are in Vista the drive with xp will be D:/ or something.

When you are in XP the drive with Vista will be D:/
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