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Edited by kineticimpulse - 12/2/13 at 12:22pm
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Well if you installed one OS on one HDD and another OS on another the comp will boot from the HDD that has higher priority I think. Perhaps you could install both OS on the same HDD except in different partitions?
    
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alright. so i installed xp on my 150gb drive and installed all updates. no problem there. then i installed vista on my 250gb drive with all updates. then i partition both the 150gb into two and the 250gb into two as well. no problem there. no when i go to restart i dont get a dual boot option. i push the up key till i see where it says choose os or i can run a mem test (only vista shows up). so i do this a few times to see if it changes. nope. so i unplug and replug both my sata drives. still nothing. so i go into vista and see if the 150gb partitioned drive even shows up. yep its still there. so why wont the computer recognize it on start up but once into the os it sees it. i havent had any bsod yet or any problems.
You can't boot like that, it kinda corrupts the pc, and it don't what to load, the only way you can dual boot is either partition a single HD, or put 2 different OS's on 2 different HD's (HD's Can't Be Partitioned).
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