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Problems setting up dual booting of Windows Me and Win2k

I have Windows Me running. I plan to dual boot with a new install of Win2k. I run Win2k setup and choose new install; I select the option to allow me to choose the partition at install time; the system reboots and I get 'Inaccessable_Boot_Device' bluescreen, as setup tries to startup Win2k. All of the drives are standard IDE formatted at FAT32, so I don't think that I need a special driver. Also there is no floppy drive in the system. I have a LS-120.

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See if any of the following articles describe your scenario: Q108417, Q106375, Q108872, Q105159, or Q280724. Also, try installing with a floppy drive installed; you can always remove it later.

This was first published in July 2002

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