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By Harshad3483, Junior Member on 8th October 2011, 08:05 AM
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Dear All Experts....

First of All Thanks to all.............
I have one question I have android 2.3.5 cynogenmod rom install on my htc hd2
on 16 GB card.... now i also want to taste win 7 on other card.....
Is it possible to use both Os without changing any setting while swaping the cards......
 
 
8th October 2011, 01:37 PM |#2  
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The HD2 (ATM) can't boot Windows 7.
But if you mean WP7, then no.
No because the HD2 can only hold one OS on its NAND, either WP7 or Android.
However, you can dual boot both OS's under two conditions:
1- It must not be a mango version (e.g nodo) .. because Mango locks up the SD and you can't use it for android. (AFAIK)
2- Android must be on the SD (an SD version).
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Marvlesz

The HD2 (ATM) can't boot Windows 7.
But if you mean WP7, then no.
No because the HD2 can only hold one OS on its NAND, either WP7 or Android.
However, you can dual boot both OS's under two conditions:
1- It must not be a mango version (e.g nodo) .. because Mango locks up the SD and you can't use it for android. (AFAIK)
2- Android must be on the SD (an SD version).

Isn't there a SD card unlock for Mango ?
8th October 2011, 11:30 PM |#4  
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No its not possible to run both os off two sd cards

I got dual boot on my hd2 mango running as nand and android off the sd card

There is a storage unlock.cab file which partitions your sd card to whatever size you want to run android off the sd card after you flash mango..
10th October 2011, 05:49 AM |#5  
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Hi Moschino02

Can you tell me the Process for There is a storage unlock.cab file which partitions your sd card to whatever size you want to run android off the sd card after you flash mango..
10th October 2011, 07:15 AM |#6  
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Hi Moschino02

Can you tell me the Process for There is a storage unlock.cab file which partitions your sd card to whatever size you want to run android off the sd card after you flash mango..



a) Got to the back to future WP7 rom thread.
b) Read.


You just install the cab to unlock card and resize partition and then put your android files on the sdcard and boot android via magldr.
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yeah but after i did that i cannot boot wp7.I use hyperdroid nand rom and yuki's mango build.Can anyone help i'm new in dual boot and i really dont know what to do but i want to fix it.If there is some way without flashing a stock rom and install the mango all the way from the beggining please share
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I have clearly stated that you cannot boot Android (NAND) along with WP7, yet you tried to use HyperDroid NAND + WP7?

You need Android on your sd (refer to the SD development forum) and WP7 on NAND.
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