Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Proper Reinstalling windows 7 home basic

30 Aug 2016   #1
bapusaheb

windows 7 home basic x64
 
 
Proper Reinstalling windows 7 home basic

Hello friends,
this is my 1st thread . i am facing this problem since last 20 days. my windows was so slow so i tried to reinstall windows [ i have licensed disc ]. but after installation i found there was recovery drive partition of 15 gb . i got only 270gb usable space of 350 gb hdd after installation.
please help me to install windows with completely deleting previous data including any recovery or backup folders or drives . i want maximum space . i dont want anything from previous. i want windows fresh. please help
thank you.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
30 Aug 2016   #2
georgeks

Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Hi bapusaheb and Welcome to SevenForums

Try this:

When you boot from the Windows 7 DVD to start installation, select the Custom installation.
On the next screen, select Drive options (advanced)
Delete any partitions found and click on the single unpartitioned space.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Proper Reinstalling windows 7 home basic




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
HP G62 Windows 7 Home Basic
I have had this HP G62 laptop for almost four years. It has always had Windows 7 Home Basic on it. I had to format my hard drive a few weeks ago due to viruses corrupting my graphics (OpenGL), so I did this and reinstalled Windows 7 Home Basic. Before I formatted my hard drive, I used a program...
Windows Updates & Activation
Performance comparison btw. Windows 7 Home Basic versus Home Premium
Hi Please advice on the performance comparison between - Windows 7 Home Basic versus - Windows 7 Home Premium assuming if both uses the same 8GB RAM. Just a hearsay...that Windows 7 Home Basic is lagging behind Windows 7 Home Premium in terms of performance assuming if both uses the...
Performance & Maintenance
Reinstalling Operating System - What is proper procedure with Dropbox
Hello, My computer had a bit of a melt down and now I think it best just to start from scratch. I am going to re-install the O/S on my Toshiba Satellite L500-19x. I use Dropbox quite a bit. Do you know the 'proper' way I should handle the process in regards to Dropbox? Will others lose...
Backup and Restore
Windows 7 Home Basic
I have gone through the list of the windows 7 seven comparison list.But I wonder Can Install the Any visual studio version in Windows 7 Home Basic. What is the price for Windows 7 Home basic ?
General Discussion
Windows 7 from home basic to home premium
hello all, i m using a dell inspiron m101z notebook which has windows 7 home basic prebuilt. now i got a very new win7 home premium dvd. and since yes i m not very good in all this computer stuff i have opened my own topic so that things bcom clearer to me. i want to install home premium so...
Installation & Setup
WTA : personalization on windows 7 home basic
my first post :party: , just want to ask, just got new laptop from my office and apparently the laptop is pre-installed with windows 7 home basic. When i checked it seems that on windows 7 home basic, personalization isn't applicable. So is there any way to make "it" happen ? And i don't want...
Customization


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:37.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App