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Windows 7: Removing Windows 7 From Data Drive

12 Dec 2010   #11


Try taking ownership to delete Windows folder and the others we will show you if you post back a screenshot of D contents: Take Ownership Shortcut

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12 Dec 2010   #12
al capowned

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I merged the .reg files but don't get the "Take Ownership" option when right clicking the windows install on d:
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12 Dec 2010   #13


Rightclick the D:Windows folder, look for Take Ownership choice on menu. If not, restart computer. Once you take ownership, rightclick to Delete.

It would be easier if we could see what you're working from.

Use the Snipping Tool in Start Menu, choose Rectangular snip to capture the D: drive contents in Details view, Save file to desktop, attach using paper clip in Reply Box.
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12 Dec 2010   #14
al capowned

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

thanks for the help guys. Got the registry keys merged properly and everything worked great.

thanks again
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13 Dec 2010   #15
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello again.

Good to see you have it sorted and thanks for the update.
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