Dual Boot Vista home and Mint 7

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Dual Boot Vista home and Mint 7

Postby kojack » Mon Aug 31, 2009 8:57 pm

Hi,

I have home premium on my system now and would like to dual boot mint on it as well. I looked through the def. guide post and it was for unbuntu. is it all the same?

I have mint on another machine stand alone and it works really good and im enjoying farting around with it. I would like to have it running on my main desktop as well....any suprises?

thanks...

steve

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Re: Dual Boot Vista home and Mint 7

Postby atlef » Tue Sep 01, 2009 1:17 am

Just boot the Mint CD, install and profit, just remember to defrag your Windows before changing/creating partitions for Mint. Oh, and remember, BACKUP important files.

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Re: Dual Boot Vista home and Mint 7

Postby kojack » Tue Sep 01, 2009 7:16 pm

Thanks atlef.

I have all my important stuff on a seperate raid array. ohhhh crap, i am running raid striped for my OS drive...any problems with that?


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