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Windows 7: windows 7 repair installation

03 Jun 2010   #1
Shayx

Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 
windows 7 repair installation

if i reinstall windows 7 on the same partition and i choose upgrade instead of custom,
will it install the windows completly but keep my files and programs like XP repair installaion does?

is it possible?


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03 Jun 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Welcome,

This is the way to do a repir install
Repair Install

An upgrade install, should not affect any of your files.
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