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Windows 7: Win 7 restore from Win 8.1 Pro

23 Nov 2013   #1
XcL

Windows 7 home premium X64
 
 
Win 7 restore from Win 8.1 Pro

Hi everyone,

Almost 3 months ago, I have freshly installed Win 8.1 Pro for my Asus Laptop which has been using Win 7 Home Premium x64. However, I want to go back to Win 7 Home premium, and i tried pressing F9 key in start, but it doesnt work. When i am installing Win 8, there were Windows.OLD folder, and i had deleted it. So, i guess i also deleted win 7 recovery. Also, in disk management, I cant see a partition "Recovery", which i have never seen even in Win 7.

About this anyone can help me?


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23 Nov 2013   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Main lap Asus ROG 7 Pro
 
 

Well Xcl to cut to the chase mate I would be flipping in a new hard drive and an OEM if you can afford it. This will cut out the fiddling around and the bloat from Asus.
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23 Nov 2013   #3
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

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We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
startup repair disc-create


Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?
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