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Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By tcomo
Thanks Lee. I thought I had read elsewhere that a...

Thanks Lee. I thought I had read elsewhere that a Windows 7 upgrade disc does not ask for verification media. Guess that was wrong. So I'll plan to proceed, hopefully tonight.
Thanks again for all...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By tcomo
WHS, that is exactly what I hope to end up with....

WHS, that is exactly what I hope to end up with. But, was your W7 installation disc a full version, or an upgrade version? I can certainly install on an empty drive with the full version. But I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By tcomo
Thanks Lee but I have the Win 7 Pro upgrade disc....

Thanks Lee but I have the Win 7 Pro upgrade disc. If I just leave the new drive in the system with no OS on it, and boot the computer from the Win 7 Pro upgrade disc in the DVD drive, it won't find...
Forum: Installation & Setup 04 Nov 2009
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By tcomo
Will this work OK?

I have W7 HP on Drive C, and a new drive in D. I have W7 Pro upgrade disc. What I would like to end up with is W7 Pro on C, and my current C drive in the system as D, with all data intact, so I can...
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,562
Posted By tcomo
Great. Thanks! I'll back up to new D drive and...

Great. Thanks!
I'll back up to new D drive and assume W7 Pro will wipe the C drive where W7 HP currently resides. I believe it gives you a choice of which drive to install on.
Forum: Installation & Setup 03 Nov 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,562
Posted By tcomo
Upgrade HP to Pro using same Vista installation

Hi folks...
I was running Vista HP and planned to upgrade to W7 Pro before I realized it would require reinstalling programs. So I called Microsoft and cancelled the W7 Pro order and purchased W7...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 25 Oct 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 22,167
Posted By tcomo
Thanks rsvr85. If I disable Aero, problem goes...

Thanks rsvr85. If I disable Aero, problem goes away. But I like some of the features of Aero, particularly the ability to mouse over the task bar to see thumbs of open windows; I usually have a lot...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 24 Oct 2009
Replies: 3
Views: 22,167
Posted By tcomo
Desktop windows open/close too slowly

Hi all:
W7 Home Prem. on Dell XPS, quad core, 4GB.
I'm pleased with W7 except that windows seem to open rather slowly, whether maximizing or minimizing, or just opening/closing programs. It's...
Forum: Network & Sharing 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 31
Views: 147,948
Posted By tcomo
Yupper: Same problem upgrading in place from...

Yupper: Same problem upgrading in place from Vista HP to W7HP and this fixed it.

THANK YOU!!!!!

Ted
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Oct 2009
Replies: 1
Views: 578
Posted By tcomo
Am I doing this right?

Hi folks:
I've asked several questions lately and I appreciate your indulgence. I just want to make sure I do this right, and I'm fuzzy on one aspect.
I currently have Vista Home Premium on a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,604
Posted By tcomo
Thanks Greg. But I'm moving up the version ladder...

Thanks Greg. But I'm moving up the version ladder from Vista Home Premium to W7 Pro and cannot do an in-place upgrade. It'll have to be a clean install.
But I like your idea of just putting my new...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Oct 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 1,604
Posted By tcomo
Using upgrade disc on new drive

Hi folks...
I'm moving from Vista Home Premium to W7 Pro and originally thought about a dual boot. But I've convinced myself that I won't use Vista once I get everything reinstalled in W7, and...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Oct 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 4,841
Posted By tcomo
My concern was whether W7 Pro would actually...

My concern was whether W7 Pro would actually proceed with the install on a second hard drive from within Vista Home Premium, or not. Since I purchased the upgrade disc instead of the full version, I...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Oct 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 4,841
Posted By tcomo
Dual boot using W7 Upgrade disc?

Hi folks..
I screwed up and ordered W7 Pro before I realized I couldn't do an upgrade from Vista Home Premium. I really don't want to resintall all my programs. So I'm thinking about installing a...
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