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Windows 7: cant install windows 7 on other partitions or delete them

08 Nov 2012   #1
fefa

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
cant install windows 7 on other partitions or delete them


Hi
how do you do my friends ?
the problem is :
i cant installing windows 7 or 8 on any partition (D,E,F,G) except C partition, so i try to delete them and create a new partition but i cant also ( delete and new icon are disable )

does anyone face this problem before ?



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08 Nov 2012   #2
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Do you have a uEFI BIOS?
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08 Nov 2012   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Back up all files.

Unplug all other HD's and peripherals, Boot into BIOS setup to see if there is an EFI Boot Disk in BIOS Boot order. If so remove it, set DVD drive first to boot. If EFI BIOS also set to Legacy BIOS. Then set SATA controller to AHCI. Save changes and Exit.

Then boot into installer DVD or flash stick, at first screen Press Shift + F10 to open a Command Box, type:

DISKPART
LIST DISK
SEL DIS 0 (after confirming Windows 7 target HD #)
CLEAN
CREATE PARTITION PRIMARY SIZE=102400
FORMAT FS=NTFS LABEL="WINDOWS 7"
ACTIVE
EXIT

Next click Install Now to Clean Install Windows 7 to the partition you created. If it fails then report back at which step and the verbatim error message.

In addition read over these steps to understand the tools and methods which work best to get and maintain a perfect Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7. The steps are the same for retail.
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