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Windows 7: Steam And Windows 7 64 Bit

26 Jan 2010   #1
like a ninja

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 
Steam And Windows 7 64 Bit

Hey guys i just installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit for the first time well the first 64 Bit OS i used i am very happy in performance no errors as yet. Im currently installing all my Steam games again since i formatted all 3 Hard drives i have just finshed Downloading CSS and it works fine and also have downloaded shattered horizon and also works but i have to restart steam 3 time before it would run im also downloading Serious Sam HD, MW2 and L4D2 ill update the post when i download all the game and let you know if they run or not.

Edit1: Serious Same HD Works great
Edit2: MW2 Works great


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26 Jan 2010   #2
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

erm why did you format all your drives?
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26 Jan 2010   #3
like a ninja

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

i formatted all my drives because i did i really dont know why lol
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27 Jan 2010   #4
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

lol, well typically you only need to format the OS drive when reinstalling windows. If you install steam in the same location as before, it will find the games and you wont have to download them again.
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27 Jan 2010   #5
LPDad

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by like a ninja View Post
i formatted all my drives because i did i really dont know why lol
1. He wanted a "Clean Machine"
2. He Really did a "Clean Install" -- No crappy "upgrades" here

3. Early "Spring Cleaning".
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27 Jan 2010   #6
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

but if the other drivers are mainly storage drives, theres no point in formatting them.
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28 Jan 2010   #7
like a ninja

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LPDad View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by like a ninja View Post
i formatted all my drives because i did i really dont know why lol
1. He wanted a "Clean Machine"
2. He Really did a "Clean Install" -- No crappy "upgrades" here

3. Early "Spring Cleaning".
Thanks mate
That's why i did it ... xD
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