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Windows 7: Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?

09 Aug 2010   #1

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Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?

Hi all,

I am working on a project for a school system. The school is buying HP systems with Windows 7 Pro stickers. However, the school decided to load Windows 7N Enterprise.

Do these systems need to be Sys Prep'd? When I perform the Sys Prep it clears out some of the personalized settings the customer setup.

I'm not familiar with Windows 7 Enterprise.

Let me know how to handle this situation.


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09 Aug 2010   #2
Bare Foot Kid
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W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello DJDaveS, welcome to Seven Forums!

If you're going to do clean installs of Enterprise and there's going to be nothing on the Hard Disk Drives (HDD) you want to save, have a look at the tutorial at the link below, the best way to have a "clean slate" to install to.
Be sure to keep us informed.

SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

Just hold the shift key and press the F10 key at this screen instead of going through the whole repair setup.
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