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Windows 7: How do I get W7 MBR system image to restore to converted GPT disk?

09 Jun 2016   #11
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Just run Ubuntu off a flash drive, you`ll hardly ever use it.

Zorin is soo much better, or even Mint.

Zorin OS - Home


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09 Jun 2016   #12
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Yea either that or use VMWare
Linux grub is a pain.
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09 Jun 2016   #13
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

First question. MBR image to GPT:
A personal opinion is why bother when using Windows 7 and your OS drive is not > 2TB. If you really want to then Macrium system imaging may allow you to do it.
How to Restore an MBR System image to UEFI/GPT (Convert, GPT, MBR, Restore)

If you want to run Ubuntu not as your main OS then VMware is a good way to go. My son does this all the time for his studies - he needs to run C++ under linux.
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