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Windows 7: WIN 7 not runing after making partition

11 Aug 2010   #1
amr12347

windows 7
 
 
WIN 7 not runing after making partition

Hi all

I really need some help.

I bought a new laptop with OS- DOS so what i did i bought the win7 dvd and installed it. Everything was working fine then i decided to make partitions pf my HD. As i had 3 partitions c,d,e. Where i installed win7 on 'c' i decided to leave it and shrink my d and e drives.

Now when i first shrink my 'd' drive a message poped up regarding os with an option yes or no...... i dont know wht hapend to me as i did not read the message and hit yes since pressing no would have led to no partitions at all. now after that i made several partions that message didnt pop up again.

Now i had my partitions and was working gud.

Now when i restarted my windows it got stuck at the black screen with a blinking cursor.

Wht i have tried uptill now.

1. Re-install windows
i reinstalled it and when the final restart takes place b4 win launch same problem.

2. Deleting all partitions. Leting only one partition remaning.
Unable to do that .... if i try to do it while instaling win options.... the delete option is in active for new drives as it says " win cannot be installed in this drive".

Now i am also unable to some how get into dos prompt to delete them from there...

Plz plz help.... give ur suggestions and solutions if u have been through same problem or have any info about it.


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11 Aug 2010   #2
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Boot the Win7 DVD, press Shift F10 to open a Command line, use DISKPART to mark Win7 partition Active: Partition - Mark as Active

Next boot back into DVD Repair console, click through to Recovery Tools list to run Startup Repair up to 3 separate times with reboots until Win7 starts.

Use Disk Mgmt to make your partitions, or free Partition Wizard bootable CD for what Disk Mgmt cannot do.
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11 Aug 2010   #3
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello amr12347, welcome to Seven Forums!





If you want the option to over-write all the data on the Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and you have nothing on there that you want to save then have a look at the tutorial at the link below, it'll 'remove' everything and mark the HDD as unallocated space and give you a clean slate to start over to install Windows to.
Be sure to post back with your decision or if you have further questions.


SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation
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11 Aug 2010   #4
amr12347

windows 7
 
 

Thankyou

Rocker i am going to try that

@bare foot kid

thankyou

i dont know if its a silly question.... i dont have anything on HDD...but i was wondering if the drivers will be gone too and i dunno where to find em..... from the place i bought he had me win7 trial......... then i installed win7 ultimate...

if you think drivers is not an issue then i think i''ll go for it

wht u say

(thnkyou both for immediate reply)
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11 Aug 2010   #5
amr12347

windows 7
 
 

@bare foot
i tried.
but when i click next in 2nd step it says

This version of sysmt recovery option is not compatible with the version of windows you are trying to repair.try using a recovery disc that is compatible with this version of windows...


just to tell you i am using a pirated version cant find original here
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11 Aug 2010   #6
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

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11 Aug 2010   #7
amr12347

windows 7
 
 

OMG

poor me i m lost
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11 Aug 2010   #8
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

Normally I would not help you but try this.


Windows 7 Enterprise| Trial, Evaluation, Test, Deploy


Edit: Did did you say you bought a copy of Windows 7 ? Is that an original authentic copy or a pirate version you bought?

Steve
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11 Aug 2010   #9
amr12347

windows 7
 
 

So nice of you sir ....you are still helping me..

but i have gone through different threads and found this to be quiet a popular problem as some says its due to hardware issues or hidden HD stuff like that...

Anyhow i think i will still be unable to use it as i mentioned earlier that reinstalling didnt help.... so i dont think it would make much diffrence if i use the one you refered..

anyway once again thankyou for your help sir.
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