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Windows 7: how to reinstall windows 7 without loosing program settings.

24 Aug 2011   #1

how to reinstall windows 7 without loosing program settings.

I am currently having windows 7 (32 bit) , I am facing virus issues and want to reinstall windows 7 on current OS without loosing program settings including oulook which is most imp. for me . please suggest any solution.

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24 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

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This tutorial will help you out: Repair Install

However, before you do so you could carry out a full anti-virus scan in Safe Mode by downloading and installing Malwarebytes first:

You can get into Safe Mode by tapping the F8 key when you first boot your computer.

Whatever you do, please backup to an external source any personal data that is important to you in case anything goes wrong.
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24 Aug 2011   #3

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Download the liveCD & Run this is a free tool from MS:

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We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.

How to use Dell Recovery Partition,make Recovery Disks & how to order Recovery Disks.
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