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Windows 7: Failed factory reset errors

21 May 2013   #11
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Thats my plan only thing is I need to grab the win7 home premium 64bit iso online on a friends computer and buy a flashdrive and install the win 7 usb tool...that or I.can take it to a pro and have him fix it


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21 May 2013   #12
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

The only thing I could do was the dvd recovery media from hp. And now I can't cause the dvd drive is kaput. I can boot bios but windows refuses to boot
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21 May 2013   #13
gregrocker

 

What makes you think the DVD drive is messed up. Boot into BIOS setup to see that DVD drive is set first to boot, or trigger it using one-time BIOS Boot Menu key.

What is your make/model PC?
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21 May 2013   #14
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Its set for first boot and I use boit menu to acces it once I select the dvd drive as my boot object and my computer lockes up and did nothibg for 3 hrs
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21 May 2013   #15
gregrocker

 

Try reinstalling the DVD drive. Try another DVD drive.
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21 May 2013   #16
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Reinstall as in un hook it and rehok. And I only got 1dvd drive
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21 May 2013   #17
gregrocker

 

Yes.
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21 May 2013   #18
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I did and I even swaped the connectiins between all 4 sata ports and nothin
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21 May 2013   #19
emmett82

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

I'm ganna have to order a flashdrive n take it to a friends house and make a bootable win7 usb
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21 May 2013   #20
gregrocker

 

Maybe your friend has a flash stick u can borrow to save time?
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