Recent content by br1anstorm

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    Using EasyBCD to dual boot Windows XP and Linux

    Thanks Terry. I think you were aware from the way I posed the question that I was half-expecting the answer you gave! I am not expert enough to understand the nuances of BCD v NTLDR v "boot.ini", but I had grasped that Win7, 8 and 10 used a different way of loading to that of XP. It's only...
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    Using EasyBCD to dual boot Windows XP and Linux

    I am already using EasyBCD successfully on my current laptop. It had Win7 installed from new. After partitioning the drive appropriately, I installed Linux Mint..... Linux Lite..... and PCLinuxOS each into separate partitions, with each Linux OS's "grub" installed in the same partition as its'...
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    Dual/Multi Boot

    Thanks and apologies. I did not deliberately set out to post to multiple threads, but I did think my situation was directly related to the initial discussion (and the answer offered) in this thread. I have however now added further information in that other thread, and this one can be closed.
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    Newcomer to EasyBCD - with problem over multibooting

    Thanks, Mahmoud. Over the last few days I have been working on this with the help of the relevant Linux forums (Linux Mint and Linux Lite), and have reached a solution. The issue seemed to be that Mint's Grub2 (which was the first Linux distro I installed) did not see, or include, Linux Lite's...
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    Dual/Multi Boot

    Thanks, Mahmoud. As you have replied in this thread rather than the separate more detailed one I posted, I'll follow up here. One suggestion and two questions. The suggestion: to include prominently somewhere in the EasyBCD promotional documentation a clear statement that - at present -...
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    Dual/Multi Boot

    I was interested to come across this thread when searching the forum for possible solutions to a problem I have come across on my first experiment with EasyBCD. I wanted to set up a multiboot system on my laptop with Windows 7 and maybe 2 or 3 Linux distros. So I was encourages by the comment...
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    Newcomer to EasyBCD - with problem over multibooting

    Hello all. I have just joined the NeoSmart forum after installing the latest EasyBCD 2.3 Community Edition in order to set up a multiboot arrangement on my Win7 laptop. Disclaimer: I am not an IT or computer expert, so terminal/command line stuff is outside my comfort zone. Here are the...