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Windows 7: Windows7 cant install on GTP partition & Device Driver install missing

15 Mar 2013   #11
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
What tool did you use to create the USB installation ? If you used the tutorial that theog mentioned regarding step 11 it should work. If you get an error message stating " CD/DVD Driver is required and can't be found " Click Cancel and remove the USB and put it back in. ( Make sure you are in the USB 2.0 )
I am using the USB2.0 port and at first I used WIndows 7 DVD/CD but didnt work and only does NTFS not fat32. I then tryed WinUSB and didnt work. I they tryed RT7 but it got stuck on loading.

After each try without succsess I re-diskpart the usb again.

Latest I used was 7z to extract to usb which was given in a earlier comment in this post.

I followed step 11 to the letter as I am creating a 64bit Windows7 UEFI USB...


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15 Mar 2013   #12
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

Duplicate post of above
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15 Mar 2013   #13
theog

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Are you booting USB drive in UEFI mode?

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15 Mar 2013   #14
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
If you get an error message stating " CD/DVD Driver is required and can't be found " Click Cancel and remove the USB and put it back in. ( Make sure you are in the USB 2.0 )
Just tried that on my USB2.0 and it still comes up with the same error message.
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15 Mar 2013   #15
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Are you booting USB drive in UEFI mode?

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Yes there are 2 boot option for usb. One with UEFI and other without and I boot everytime with The UEFI boot....
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15 Mar 2013   #16
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

When you did the diskpart . Did you use " format fs=fat32 quick " ( without quotes )
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15 Mar 2013   #17
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
When you did the diskpart . Did you use " format fs=fat32 quick " ( without quotes )

Yes I did. I followed the Diskpart instuctions to the letter
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15 Mar 2013   #18
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

May I get an image of the actual error message you're getting please ?
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15 Mar 2013   #19
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

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May I get an image of the actual error message you're getting please ?
Yes of course. Will take 10minutes as will have to take image on phone. I will take other images kf bios for you too.
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15 Mar 2013   #20
mfrowen

Windows 7
 
 

When looking at BIOS Pic 3.Should I disable Legacy USB support? (Wait that would be silly I think lol)


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