How to Dual Boot Windows 8 Windows Server 2012

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 Windows Server 2012? Dual-booting can be tricky at times and obviously, it’s very useful for IT pros like me.

I still remember, 10 years back, we used to struggle a lot to get dual-booting done with Windows 98 and Linux. Now the process is somewhat straightforward. Today,

I’ve noticed a nice post from Blain Barton on dual boot. His post provides step by step guide to dual boot Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. He explains about 4 methods to achieve this goal.

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 Windows Server 2012

How to Dual Boot Windows 8 Windows Server 2012

1. Dual Booting to Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 from within the Windows 7 Operating System using an existing .VHD.
2. Dual Booting Windows 7 and Windows 8 Side-By-Side.
3. Dual Booting between Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 while creating a new Virtual Hard Disk File (VHD).
4. Dual Booting off a USB thumb drive with a newly created .VHD

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Anoop is Microsoft MVP! He is a Solution Architect in enterprise client management with more than 20 years of experience (calculation done in 2021) in IT. He is a blogger, Speaker, and Local User Group HTMD Community leader. His main focus is on Device Management technologies like SCCM 2012, Current Branch, and Intune. E writes about ConfigMgr, Windows 11, Windows 10, Azure AD, Microsoft Intune, Windows 365, AVD, etc…


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