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Windows 7: Can't find drivers when upgrading from 32 bit to 64 bit


18 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 
Can't find drivers when upgrading from 32 bit to 64 bit

Hey I'm trying to upgrade to windows 7 64 bit and during the process it says it can't find the drivers and thus I can not go any further. I really have no idea what to do and my hours of research has so far be fruitless. Any help would be greatly appreciated as I'm starting to become slightly frustrated
I'm hoping that these two pictures are able to help any questions people may have:


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18 Mar 2014   #2

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 8 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

What specific drivers are you looking for? Is this a desktop, or a laptop?
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18 Mar 2014   #3

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mellon Head View Post
What specific drivers are you looking for? Is this a desktop, or a laptop?
I get a message saying "A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing" It's for a desktop. Sorry for the limited information don't really know what to look for
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18 Mar 2014   #4

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 8 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

Where does this message come from? Windows? Or a third party program?
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18 Mar 2014   #5

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mellon Head View Post
Where does this message come from? Windows? Or a third party program?
Windows when I'm trying to install 64 bit from my disk. I choose my language click next and that is the message that comes up
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18 Mar 2014   #6

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Where did you get the Windows Disc from ? It is more than likely a bad Installer .. Read the Tutorial below it is from one of our Installation Experts .. If you need to burn an ISO it is included in the guide ..

Windows 7 Installation Failure - Overcome
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18 Mar 2014   #7

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maxie View Post
Where did you get the Windows Disc from ? It is more than likely a bad Installer .. Read the Tutorial below it is from one of our Installation Experts .. If you need to burn an ISO it is included in the guide ..

Windows 7 Installation Failure - Overcome
It was from a download in the link provided in the guide
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19 Mar 2014   #8

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Did you follow all the steps in the Tutorial ? ... Have you Downloaded another ISO .. Have you tried using a USB stick ..


UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows
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19 Mar 2014   #9

Windows 7 Professional 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maxie View Post
Did you follow all the steps in the Tutorial ? ... Have you Downloaded another ISO .. Have you tried using a USB stick ..


UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows
Followed all the steps including the partition and now my computer just has a BOOTMGR is missing error every time I turn it on. So now I can't get another ISO or move it onto a USB stick
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19 Mar 2014   #10

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Lets see if this is of any help ..


Bootmgr is missing - Fix
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