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Windows 7: How can i make/install windows 7 using my external hard drive ?

10 Jan 2012   #31
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

only have one...drive.one partition...
i did this

did you do this as well?
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:
Bcdedit /store c:\boot\bcd /enum all

and this

diskpart
list disk (I assume disk 0 is you harddsik?)
sel disk 0
list part (how many partitions?)
sel part 1
det part
sel part 2
det part
sel part 3
det part


My System SpecsSystem Spec
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10 Jan 2012   #32
Kaktussoft

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Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?

diskpart
sel disk 0
lis part (sure only 1 part?)
sel part 0 (or 1)
det part

is partition healthy? is it active? driveletter is C?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #33
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?

diskpart
sel disk 0
lis part (sure only 1 part?)
sel part 0 (or 1)
det part

is partition healthy? is it active? driveletter is C?
yes....its active...says healthy
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

10 Jan 2012   #34
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Bcdedit /store c:\boot\bcd /enum all

Do you see the lines I made bold?

Windows-opstartbeheer
---------------------
id {bootmgr}
device partition=C:
path \bootmgr
description Windows Boot Manager
locale nl-NL
inherit {globalsettings}
default {default}
resumeobject {fa1a7f9d-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
displayorder {default}
toolsdisplayorder {memdiag}
timeout 10
Windows-opstartlaadprogramma
----------------------------
id {default}
device partition=C:
path \Windows\system32\winload.exe
description Windows 7 Home Premium
locale nl-NL
inherit {bootloadersettings}
recoverysequence {fa1a7fa1-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
recoveryenabled Yes
osdevice partition=C:
systemroot \Windows
resumeobject {fa1a7f9d-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
nx OptIn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #35
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by noelian13 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?

diskpart
sel disk 0
lis part (sure only 1 part?)
sel part 0 (or 1)
det part

is partition healthy? is it active? driveletter is C?
yes....its active...says healthy
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?????????????????????????
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #36
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
did you do this as well?
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:
Bcdedit /store c:\boot\bcd /enum all


do you see info on "device" and "osdevice" lines that it's refering to C-drive?

Most likely your bcd store is located on wrong disk. I think external usb drive
in windows boot mngr
device: partition=C: (its my drive letter where i installed windows 7)

in boot loader also C
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #37
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by noelian13 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?

diskpart
sel disk 0
lis part (sure only 1 part?)
sel part 0 (or 1)
det part

is partition healthy? is it active? driveletter is C?
yes....its active...says healthy
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?????????????????????????
yes commands successfully it says the update was successfully
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #38
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Bootsect /nt60 C: /mbr
Bootsect /nt60 C:

commands succeeded succesfully?

diskpart
sel disk 0
lis part (sure only 1 part?)
sel part 0 (or 1)
det part

is partition healthy? is it active? driveletter is C?
how can i make partition 1(drive letter C) as my active when i did list part command it says Primary only Partition### partition 1 ....tye...primary....size 233gb ....offset...150mb

just wondering Offtopic:
if i reformat my hard drive in toshiba it will erase my os right...also the bootloader or whatever it is right?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Jan 2012   #39
noelian13

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Bcdedit /store c:\boot\bcd /enum all

Do you see the lines I made bold?

Windows-opstartbeheer
---------------------
id {bootmgr}
device partition=C:
path \bootmgr
description Windows Boot Manager
locale nl-NL
inherit {globalsettings}
default {default}
resumeobject {fa1a7f9d-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
displayorder {default}
toolsdisplayorder {memdiag}
timeout 10
Windows-opstartlaadprogramma
----------------------------
id {default}
device partition=C:
path \Windows\system32\winload.exe
description Windows 7 Home Premium
locale nl-NL
inherit {bootloadersettings}
recoverysequence {fa1a7fa1-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
recoveryenabled Yes
osdevice partition=C:
systemroot \Windows
resumeobject {fa1a7f9d-ab26-11df-bc4f-ce7145d50d35}
nx OptIn
i have the same of this in my command prompt
and i tried restarting booting from ehdd...run command prompt formatted drive C...proceed to install...then completing installation it restarted then still same error...its bsod...then....after it i tried bootrec /ScanOs and theres no total identified installations...since i guess its bcuz of the "completing installation" stage was nvr finished

and i tried rebuilding boot.ini ... nothing happens i queried
bootcfg /query and theres no boot.ini.... but win 7 was installed only boot.ini is not there o.0
sorry in advance

and tried system auto repair
at the end of details
root cause found
Failure while setup is in progress T_T

if in tutorial im stuck at this stage http://pcsupport.about.com/od/operat...l-part-2_3.htm
and start encountering bsod posted at the 1st post in my thread STOP: 0X0000007B


SOLVED: Well the people here with replies told me about the hdd not accessible so i got to bios..of toshiba..go to advance switched sata controller from ahci to comparability installed win 7....when in completing installation removed ehdd then worked....
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Jan 2012   #40
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

So you installed with C-drive in AHCI mode ... that should work. But when you change it to IDE mode in BIOS it can fix your problem. That is last thing I would advice you.

Because EVERYTHING is fine! bootmgr, bootmenu, MBR, bootsector. Stop 7B is an error you get when:
  • moving the start point of a partition (with partition software)
  • bios sata is in AHCI mode and win7 isn't or vice versa
But your system is up and running now?
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