Originally Posted by grey_1
I always unplug my windows hdd while installing linux and visa versa. Then change from within the bios. It only takes a second or to longer and saves me from having to go through that repairing the mbr if I bork something.
So, you mean you unplug the Windows HDD just for the install, then change the boot order in the BIOS? Or do you use the "list of operating systems" menu on boot up to select which OS to boot? I'm a bit confused (and have never dual-booted before, so a total noob).