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Windows 7: Can't restore laptop to factory conditions, NO installation disc

09 Aug 2012   #11
BomberAF

Windows 7
 
 

Can someone confirm that this is just like doing a clean install of the OS from a DVD ROM?


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09 Aug 2012   #12
F5ing

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BomberAF View Post
Can someone confirm that this is just like doing a clean install of the OS from a DVD ROM?
Maybe reading this link will help to confirm: Official Windows 7 SP1 ISO from Digital River My Digital Life
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09 Aug 2012   #13
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BomberAF View Post
Can someone confirm that this is just like doing a clean install of the OS from a DVD ROM?
Yup it sure is. Make sure you have your boot order set so the USB drive is first.
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07 Sep 2012   #14
BomberAF

Windows 7
 
 

I know someone that is looking for one of these ISO files but for XP, are they avaliable for XP as well?
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07 Sep 2012   #15
F5ing

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BomberAF View Post
I know someone that is looking for one of these ISO files but for XP, are they avaliable for XP as well?
I don't think so. I've never run across them.
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08 Sep 2012   #16
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

With a TechNet subscription you used to be able to get Windows 95 and up, not sure if that's the case now though.
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