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Windows 7: Cleaning up root disk from multiple reinstalls of Windows 7

21 Apr 2015   #11
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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Each year I attend Global MVP Summit for a week on MS' campus with 1500 MVP's from all over the world. While I'm under Non-Disclosure Agreement for what is discussed there, the past November we had many meetings with the Windows Ten Developers Team that convinced me they are completely open to our input this time around (the exact opposite of Windows 8) and seemed heartily in agreement with Clean Reinstall of factory OEM being fully in MS' interest - since its the only way consumers have the real operating system and not a compromised version of it.

I'm hoping and working for a Clean Reinstall being the default Reset for Windows 10, since it already uses the install.wim of the OS and the other crap is shoveled in afterward. If this isn't what they come up with for Windows 10, then we'll have another cause to draw more millions to the Forums to get the best possible install. We won't know for sure until we see the first factory install of Windows 10.
Sounds brilliant. Really hoping that becomes a feature. I as a tech geek would probably still advocate for a fully clean install of my own doing but this would be much easier to implement on client systems and wouldn't have to root around for drivers etc as they would presumably be included in the reset image, but without the bloat of course.


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