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Windows 7: Installing Windows 7 from harddisk.

11 Nov 2011   #1

Window 7 Ultimate 32 bit
Installing Windows 7 from harddisk.

Hi All,

I am having a compaq laptop.
I am having a 500GB spare HDD which can be used as internal HDD. Its totally empty.

Currently there is a 250GB HDD attached to my laptop which is having windows 7.

I want to replace my 250GB HDD with 500GB HDD and install windows 7.
But my DVD Drive is not working and I also dont have a USB(pen drive).

I can connect my 500GB HDD as an external HDD via USB.

What i want is to install windows 7 on my 500GB HDD by creating a partion in that 500GB HDD and replacing it with installation of windows 7.
and than i'll replace my 250GB HDD with 500GB HDD and install windows 7 via that that partition that i created in 500GB HDD.

I dont know how to make that partition bootable.

Please help me how to solve this problem

Regards and thanks

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