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Windows 7: OS error & restoring a backup

03 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
OS error & restoring a backup

Thanks for any help with this.....

My flatmate lost my windows 7 installation disk, now I've had a OS error, where my system keeps on asking to restore system... I have backups on both the secondary hard drive & an external... I cant find the disk & now have another installation disk, if I was to install new Os, could I then use a backup to restore where I was previously?

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04 Jun 2011   #2

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Press the F8 key repeatedly at boot up or use the Startup disk.

Try this:
Safe Mode

Startup Repair
Note: You may need to do startup repair 3 to 4 times.
Startup Repair - Run 3 Separate Times

System Repair Disc - Create
System Recovery Options
System Restore
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