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Windows 7: ei.cfg removal utility failed to make universal iso file

14 Apr 2015   #1
swimmeroc

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ei.cfg removal utility failed to make universal iso file

I am trying to make a universal iso file. I received a windows 7 ultimate sp1 iso from microsoft using the retail key for a windows ultimate I bought for a different computer. I need to reinstall windows 7 on another computer that is running home premium. I tried using the ei.cfg removal utility on the iso download. It said that it removed the file. I then used the windows 7 usb/dvd download tool to make a bootable usb drive. When I restarted them computer, it booted the usb and went into the installation process. It never asked me which version of windows 7 I want to install. After selecting the language, the next page is the EULA for Windows 7 Ultimate. I know that I either am making a mistake at the language page or it failed to make a universal iso file. Any suggestions on what I did wrong?


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14 Apr 2015   #2
VistaUltimate

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64 bit
 
 

Look if ei.cfg is still in the sources folder. If it is,delete it.
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