Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Installling 7 x64 on netbook from DVD suggestions needed.

29 Jul 2012   #11
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by nzdreamer55 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
One option would be to transfer what you currently have on your HDD. SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System But you'd have to get an enclosure - costs appr. $20.

If you want to make a new install with your OEM CD, then you have to use a PC with a CD reader and transfer the the installation disc to a USB stick. You first copy the .iso from the CD (e.g. with ImgBurn) and then burn it to the USB stick: http://download.cnet.com/ISO-to-USB/3000-2094_4-75578611.html

What about using this after I created an iso image from my DVD disc
Microsoft Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool 1.0.30.0

Read more at |MG| Microsoft Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool 1.0.30.0 Download

-S
I have never used that. So I cannot tell whether it does the job. But it comes from a reputable source. So I'd assume it works.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
29 Jul 2012   #12
gregrocker

 

If MS Download Tool doesn't work since it can be fussy about ISO, then use Universal USB Installer
with Win7 in dropdown menu.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Aug 2012   #13
nzdreamer55

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
It's not certain that 64 bit Win7 will run smoothly on an Atom processor or that rig. I would first run the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor.
I completed my install of Windows 7 x64 on my netbook that has an Atom processor.

It runs GREAT!
If you try it I would follow the above suggestions as not all Atom processors will be capable of running the Win 7 x64. Also some Netbooks will not allow enough RAM which will be a problem
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Installling 7 x64 on netbook from DVD suggestions needed.




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Need suggestions about upgrading netbook
Here are my netbook specifications: AMD E-450 APU with Radeon HD Graphics ~1.6GHz 2GB RAM AMD Radeon HD 6320 Graphics Display I am playing a game which takes 400MB - 500MB of Memory and I run 2 to 3 mostly (Running 1 will give me 1MB to 50MB free Memory). It will empty my free memory and...
Performance & Maintenance
new gaming netbook (with eGPU) suggestions
Hi, I'm going to buy a new netbook/small laptop because my Acer Aspire One A150 is becoming really slow, and I can't play any decent game with the single-core Atom N270 and the GMA 945 iGPU. I need a netbook which will run games like CoD Black Ops II smoothly. I don't care about screen...
Graphic Cards
Severely unhappy PC dislikes installling Windows7
Morning Everyone, I am having an usually difficult time installing Windows on my upgraded PC. I replaced my motherboard, CPU and ram last night and spent hours pulling my hair out. I have built tons of systems over the years, and although the few I have done with RAID arrays can be a...
Installation & Setup
Netbook Recommendations Needed!
Hi all I need to get a netbook (for various reasons) but I have no experience in them. Something that makes IE browsing easy to view and that can handle basic Microsoft Office functions would be great. I am getting one soon, so any recommendations would be very much appreciated. Best
Chillout Room
Windows 7 Home 64bit suddenly incredibly slow, suggestions needed.
Hello, So I have been using my HP Pavilion g6 laptop for around a year now, and so far it has been smooth sailing. However, around a day or two ago, my computer suddenly became unbearably slow on normal mode. I would try to open google chrome and it would freeze up my computer, and even opening...
Performance & Maintenance
HD Tuner Suggestions Needed
I currently have Time Warner Cable. I'm looking to replace my HD DVR box with a tuner card. My goal is to be able to install the card, plug the cable coax into it, and then watch and record HD content via my two TVs that have Xbox extenders on them. Thanks so much!
Media Center


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:02.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App