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Windows 7: custom install of windows 7 from vista

24 Aug 2012   #1
varuuth

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custom install of windows 7 from vista

I currently have windows vista home premium 64 bit installed, can i do a custom install of windows 7 professional 64 bit, or do I need to do a clean install?


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24 Aug 2012   #2
gregrocker

 

Actually a Custom install is a Clean Install Windows 7. Be sure to boot the installer.

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