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Windows 7: Windows 7 System recovery disc freezes

16 Mar 2010   #1
masterchief

Vista
 
 
Windows 7 System recovery disc freezes

Hi, My buddy has a Dell laptop, running windows 7 Ultimate. He is trying to create a system recovery disc. He gets to 35% and it stops? Should windows firewall be disabled first ?
Thank You in advance,
Masterchief


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16 Mar 2010   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Welcome!

I don't think the firewall has much to do with it. See this tutorial here: System Repair Disc - Create

He can use method 2 to download the ISO and burn it.
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16 Mar 2010   #3
CassieFWinTeam

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

It could be an issue with your CD burner? He can try checking with Dell for updated drivers. Is he seeing any error messages in the process?

Cassandra
Microsoft Windows Outreach
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16 Mar 2010   #4
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello masterchief, welcome to Seven forums!



Is your friend trying to create the disks that are available to create from the program provided from the manufacturer as a factory recovery option or the Windows 7 recovery disk that Jonathan_King mentioned above?
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