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Windows 7: How to install Win 7 Over Ubuntu 10.10?

13 Feb 2011   #11
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64

Hopefully that's not a Sata III drive since PW can't see them apparently. Found that out with the pair on the system when giving a live PW cd a look.

This is why DiskPart tool, using GParted whille booted live, or another partitioning program would be the better options for seeing the Linux volumes removed. Once that is seen to a nice clean install of 7 will go right on much faster then installing any of the previous Windows versions.

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