If you're a Windows XP holdout who's curious about Windows 7 but still cautious about jumping into a new OS, today's tip is just for you. In this week's TR Dojo episode, I show you how to create dual-boot system that runs both Windows XP and Windows 7.
For those of you who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or read Greg Shultz's article, "Create a Windows XP and 7 dual-boot system staged for an easy migration," on which this episode is based.
You can download EASEUS Partition Master Home Edition from TechRepublic's Software Directory. In next week's video, I'll cover how to remove the Windows XP installation once you've decided to stick with Windows 7.
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. He was most recently Managing Editor for TechRepublic Pro. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.