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I have windows vista business clean install on drive c( first HD) Want to install sled 10 on the second drive D

I already downloaded BCD bootload manager, what do i do next ,got an ISO image of Suse linux desktop 10> Do I install sled 10 before I add Grub with BCD and How do i go about getting this thing started, Computer specifics are;
OS Name Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Business
Version 6.0.6000 Build 6000
Other OS Description Not Available
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name OLIVER-PC
System Manufacturer GBT___
System Model AWRDACPI
System Type X86-based PC
Processor Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 3.20GHz, 3200 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 2 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Award Software International, Inc. F2, 8/4/2006
SMBIOS Version 2.3
Windows Directory C:\Windows
System Directory C:\Windows\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "6.0.6000.16386"
User Name Oliver-PC\Oliver
Time Zone Eastern Daylight Time
Total Physical Memory 3,070.94 MB
Available Physical Memory 2.31 GB
Total Virtual Memory 6.18 GB
Available Virtual Memory 5.49 GB
Page File Space 3.29 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys


Mostly Harmless
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Hi Oliver,

Just install SLED and when prompted tell it to install GRUB to the Linux partition instead of the entire hard drive.

The boot into Vista, and use EasyBCD 1.6 to add SLED to the boot menu :smile: