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Windows 7: Clean/custom install?

29 Jun 2011   #1
CJW

7 Pro. 64Bit w/SP1
 
 
Clean/custom install?

I've done this before, but I've forgotten how.
My HD is completely clean, nothing on it; how do I install 7 using my upgrade disc?


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29 Jun 2011   #2
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

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29 Jun 2011   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 
 

Easiest is the quick registry edit in the tutorial Doc linked, after leaving Product Key blank during install. Set a System Restore Point - Create.

Here are other tips for getting a perfect reinstall based on hundreds done here - use the ones which apply since it was written for factory OEM reinstalls: Reinstalling Windows 7
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