The need to install a second operating system arises when one OS can not cope with some tasks, but the operating system still needs some work.
Install the second operating system in addition to the main operating system? Really.
To begin with it is necessary to say that the installation of the secondOperating system on a computer with an operating OS and one sector on the hard drive? A risky occupation. You can lose both operating systems, and, therefore, the documents and files transferred to another drive will be quite problematic. To avoid this, it is recommended that you first save all the necessary files to CD / DVDs and flash drives, then format the hard disk and divide it into sectors, and only then install two operating systems in turn. With the first step, everything is simple: save everything Valuable photos, documents, databases, music and other files on removable disks and a USB flash drive, as during the formatting of the PC everything will be deleted.
In the second step, you need to format the hard diskDrive and break it into sectors, or parts. Usually these are two parts? ? C? And? D ?. To partition the hard drive into sectors, the PartitionMagic program is required. Write it to the disk with the autorun. Load the BIOS (by pressing Del / F2 / F8 during startup) and select the boot from the drive in the boot settings, save the changes. Restart the computer and insert the PartitionMagic disk. In the program menu, select fast formatting, using the NTFS file system, then split the HDD into the required number of sectors (for example, 2 or 3), preferably at least 50 GB each.
After the operation is complete, insert theThe distribution of the leading operating system and restart the computer. The OS installation will begin. Select the installation on the? C? And follow the step by step instructions on the screen. After installing the first operating system, restart the computer and insert a CD with the second operating system at that time. The second OS install like the first, using the prompts on the screen, but on another sector? ? D ?.