View Full Version : Instaling Win 2k on 2nd HD

25-03-2002, 02:49 PM
I wish to install a second OS, (Win 2k) on a 2nd HD so that I can make a clean install of my major apps. I then intend to make an image file of that drive with Ghost. Sofar I have formated the drive and installed Win 98 se and attempted to upgrade to Win 2k. That's when I get a message to tell me that I can't install a second OS. Now I can't access my working HD where all my aps are installed. I have been looking at Boot Managers to try to get to my working HD. Thanks in advance for any help.

25-03-2002, 06:55 PM
What os is on your main HDD?

Why have you installed 98se on the second HDD, then tried to upgrade? Why didn't you just do a clean install of W2k on the second HDD?

Just trying to get a clearer picture of what is happening here.

27-03-2002, 12:01 PM
You are right of course, I have now done a clean install and now have W2k on one partition of C: and W98SE on another and can dual boot to that drive. Now all I have to figure out is how to get to my D: drive.