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Win 95 and XP PRO installation

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by vcmohan, Jan 6, 2003.

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  1. vcmohan

    vcmohan Thread Starter

    Aug 31, 2002
    I am building my own PC for the first time. I want to use my old PC hard disk of 10GB 5400rpm along with a new 40GB 7200 rpm HDD. On the old HDD I have Windows 95 on C partition FAT 32. I have also a D partition of about 4GB with data which can be moved to C if needed. If I install Windows XP PRO on the D partition and use new HDD as E for video editing will I have any performance hit or is it a good solution?
  2. haugmichael


    Jul 21, 2002
    I would put XP on the new drive, less hassles this way no moving of files and the like. Every one that I know that has Win9x and XP on the same hdd have hade to make the XP partition 6Gb for it to work properly
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