Dual boot Arch Linux and Windows the right way

John Fajardo
May 19, 2020 · 13 min read

A while ago, I wrote an article about how awesome it is to run Linux. Since then, a few people have asked me for a quick guide on how to do it. I use the Arch Linux wiki myself, but I find it intimidating for newcomers, so I decided to write a simplified guide. You will need two flash drives, a computer capable of UEFI booting and secure boot disabled.

What is dual booting?

Dual booting refers to the practice of having two or more operating systems living on your computer and choosing which one you’ll be…