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Windows 7: Win7 Build 7100 random restarts

25 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
Win7 Build 7100 random restarts

Ive been having these random restart issues on my DELL Vostro Laptop. It just re-starts regardless of whatever I am doing and there is no real pattern. Its a brand new laptop, its been less than a month since I got it.

I don't think its a hardware issue but these restarts are quite annoying. I was told that the Windows 7 Build 7100 is buggy since its an evaluation copy so I tried upgrading it but the setup gets stuck at 55% of copying files and just stops working. Nothing happens after that and eventually the damn thing restarts so I don't know what to do at this point.

I have read all the posts possible and Im still confused as to what to do. Anyone else having the same issue with their laptops or specifically this version of Win7?

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25 Mar 2010   #2


7100 has expired and will reboot every two hours, I suggest that you upgrade to Windows 7 final 7600.
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25 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

Damnit! No one told me this. It could have saved me a whole lot of grief
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28 Mar 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

Upgraded to the final version and now no more reboots. Phew, thank God I checked here before sending my laptop in for warranty.
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