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Windows 7: Is it possible to install Windows 7 on a Windows 8 computer?

23 May 2013   #111
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Im trying it now without that box ticked


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23 May 2013   #112
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

This is the process while completing and after.


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23 May 2013   #113
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Now the files are there! So ill check and move the file from step 11
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23 May 2013   #114
kroeger111

Win8x64
 
 

If you don't want a clean install, then try this.When logged into win 8 go to disk management and make a similar gpt partition as you see for win 8 for win7 as well.

Then restart and boot from usb.
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23 May 2013   #115
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Locating the bootmgfw.efi file.


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23 May 2013   #116
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

My bios


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23 May 2013   #117
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Forgot one


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23 May 2013   #118
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Then I boot the computer and I get this error again


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23 May 2013   #119
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Ill boot into windows 8 is there anything I can show you guys in there to help this?
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23 May 2013   #120
StrykerChaos

windows 8 x64
 
 

Disk management


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