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by Mileniumman_ / October 21, 2009 2:27 AM PDT

Hi everyone,

I got a question about doing an upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 7. I got a 1 Terabytes HDD, it is partitioned in 4x250 GB more or less, if i install Windows 7 on one partition, is it possible if i did a backup of my Windows XP on one of the other partition to keep that back up of my files without losing them ? because i use the other partition for backups and downloads to save, thank you for anyone who can help me before i get Windows 7.

Daniel G.

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You can do a dual boot. I would do
by orlbuckeye / October 21, 2009 3:43 AM PDT

a google search about what you will have to do with the boot manager. I did that with Vista and Windows XP but they were on the same partitian. There should be lots of information on the web.

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Thanks but....
by Mileniumman_ / October 21, 2009 10:36 AM PDT

thanks for the reply but my question was not for a dual boot or keep XP, i want a clean install of Windows 7, but i want to know if i can keep what i have saved on one partition while doing a clean install on another partition ?

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