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Windows 7: installing OS

04 Jun 2011   #1
aels

32 bit window 7 starter
 
 
installing OS

HI just need help for my computer... I have 32 bits sony vaio mini laptop.... last monday i reformat my laptop and install my new window 7 OS.. the set up is already starting.... then my friend accidentally pull the charger so my installation has been stop... when i turn on as normal my computer says i should restart my computer to start the set again ..then i clik ok after that my computer says the computer restartes unexpectedly... and i should restart it over and over again.. i tried the safe mode but i cannot continue my set up to safe mode.... i tried last know configuration but it not help me to fix... pls i need help what should i do????


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04 Jun 2011   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello aels, welcome to Seven Forums!


It would be best to do a complete wipe of the PC Hard Disk Drive and then start the installation process again, have a look at Step One of the Optimize tutorial below and be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed.


After you have copied out or made back-ups of the data you need to save to external media, then boot the Windows 7 installation media to use Step One of this tutorial at the first link below to do a wipe secure erase to the entire Hard Disk Drive / Solid State Drive.

Whether you use diskpart to run either the clean all command to completely wipe a HDD / SSD or just the clean command to remove the format configuration data and don't use diskpart to create at least a single partition to do the installation to, letting the Windows installer do the format you will end up with the new Windows 7 System Reserved partition, if you want to make your own decision whether this partition is added, study these two (2) options below.
  • Then if you do not want to create the new Windows 7 "System Reserved" partition use the outline in Step Two #2 to create, format and mark Active a single 100GB partition to do the installation to.
  • If you do want to create the "System Reserved" partition use the outline in Step Two #3 to create, format and mark Active the System Reserved partition and then create and format the 100GB partition to do the installation to.
Either way, running the "clean all" then creating and formatting the partition(s) using diskpart will get you the best possible space to do a clean install of Windows 7 to; you can always extend the Windows partition to include the remaining unallocated space on the HDD / SSD or create additional Primary partitions or an Extended partition after the installation completes if you choose.

SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

DISKPART : At PC Startup

Do a Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version
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05 Jun 2011   #3
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

How to make Sony Recovery Disks:
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/d...rnalId=C196685

How to use Sony Recovery:
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/m...59775&fes=true

How to use Sony Hardware Diagostics:
http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/d...rnalId=C459960

How to order Sony Recovery disks:
1.Go to http://servicesales.sel.sony.com.
2.Enter your computer's model number (for example, PCV-XXXX), and click List Parts and accessories.
3.Follow the online instructions to order the Recovery Media Kit.
If you are not able to access the Sony Direct Accessories and Parts Center Web site, contact a customer service representative at 1-800-488-7669.
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