Posts Tagged ‘Windows Sever 2008’

How to Install Windows Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V and Windows 7 on the Same Partition

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Here’s another interesting trick that might come in handy …

Typically, dual-booting multiple operating systems requires repartitioning a disk, which isn’t always desirable, especially if you already have a multi-boot environment with Windows and Linux. What I am proposing is booting from a VHD – a virtual hard disk that contains the entire Windows Server 2008 R2 OS installation within a single, portable file hosted by your Windows 7 file system.