It really is a sensible decision to install Windows 11 alongside Windows 10, but how do you switch between the operating systems!
1.) ... Classic procedure via MS Start Configuration program!
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Set the start operating system in the extended control panel or setting.
As always, start the Control Panel, for example with the shortcut Windows + R and the command Control . Now simply press the F3 key and enter the search term "advanced" , then click on the text Show advanced system settings. Here you go to the "Advanced" tab in the "Startup and Recovery" sub-item , open the settings and in the window that opens, simply select the operating system you want to boot with and confirm it with the OK button .
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Many Windows users prefer the classic boot menu because they have a few more options here, but it doesn't always work on every system.
The classic Windows Start Manager / Bootloader offers various useful options such as fixing PC boot problems, resetting or repairing Windows 11, 10, ... restoring Windows becomes possible again, or with certain disabling of drivers, signature checks, device drivers, access to the popular Safe Mode and much more.
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The parallel use of Windows 10 and Windows 11 is a practical thing and usually works very well, but you should note that any drive letter assignments must be made for both systems and that you may make the partition from the respective system invisible to the other system , if it is necessary.
►► Hide drives, hard drives, partitions in Windows 10
►► Change drive letters in Windows 10/11, DVD and USB drives?
FAQ 256: Updated on: 18 November 2022 17:28