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Dual-Booting Linux And Windows: Easier Said than Done

Oct 29, 2009, 04:32 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)

[ Thanks to James Maguire for this link. ]

"One near foolproof approach is to run with a dedicated Linux PC. Not a practical solution for everyone, but a solid option nonetheless.

"The second approach might be to make a disk image of your Windows installation. This way if the dual-booting setup goes wrong and repairing the MBR doesn't help due to the partitioning being done improperly, the end user is not totally out of luck trying to recover their Windows files."

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