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Dual Booting, Windows XP and Linux Ubuntu Desktop

I still need my windows.

That my friend statement when he decide to give linux a try in his laptop after he feel comfortable with linux live CD.

Yes, in this post I’ll show how dual booting looks like and step by step effort to make computer with single windows xp into dual booting with linux OS.

1. Burn linux cd, in this case I use Ubuntu desktop 8.04

2. Reboot computer and make sure CD-ROM boot in first priority.

3. Make partition first for new operating system. (optional)

4. Installation started, some screenshots :

Choose Language, this step is important if you want to see another screen with your mother language pick the right one.

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