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Windows 7: how to format your computer correctly

17 Jul 2012   #1
hotroddy67

windows 7 32bit
 
 
how to format your computer correctly

trying to format my computer,but each time i try to put windows 7 on my dell inspiron 350.i must have about 3 different windows7 on my computer now and its slowing it down.what can i do to make it run faster.


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17 Jul 2012   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

You need to delete all the partitions when your installing windows.

Could you post a shot of disk management please.

Maybe you should read this.

Clean Install Windows 7
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17 Jul 2012   #3
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

1. Backup your data off of the drives in question.
2. Delete the partitions using whatever method you are comfortable with.
3. Install Windows 7 to the system.

If you have multiple instances, then you aren't starting with blank drives.
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17 Jul 2012   #4
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Follow these steps to get a perfect Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7.
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