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Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 2,371
Posted By DWillens
I don't understand, what's out of kilter? You...

I don't understand, what's out of kilter? You wouldn't be accessing files between operating systems, would you? If not, why do you care what each OS partition calls itself? Other than wanting to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 29 Oct 2009
Replies: 22
Views: 9,454
Posted By DWillens
One thing I have noticed is that the Win7 system...

One thing I have noticed is that the Win7 system image utility will not image a hidden Linux partition, while most of the third-party utilities like Macrium will do so. Just keep that in mind if...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Oct 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 1,422
Posted By DWillens
I did the "upgrade trick" 7100 RC to RTM x64...

I did the "upgrade trick" 7100 RC to RTM x64 Ultimate using the cversion.ini edit and I have not had any problems whatsoever. It runs just the same as it did before. I have not yet decided if I am...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Oct 2009
Replies: 7
Views: 2,094
Posted By DWillens
Ok, I am going to take a wild guess and suggest...

Ok, I am going to take a wild guess and suggest that Windows "re-assigned" your C: drive to some other drive letter when you restored the clone. This happened to me just a few days ago with a...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Oct 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 7,927
Posted By DWillens
Weird. I guess my problem was different as when...

Weird. I guess my problem was different as when I restored my Win7 image to the new partition, the "new" drive letter assignment (E:) messed up all of my links to everything as everything seemed to...
Forum: Installation & Setup 19 Oct 2009
Replies: 4
Views: 7,927
Posted By DWillens
It looks like from some of your other recent...

It looks like from some of your other recent posts that you may already have found the answer to this problem. If not, I had (I think) a similar issue in that I actually tried the RC to RTM "upgrade...
Forum: Software 05 Sep 2009
Replies: 19
Views: 27,344
Posted By DWillens
I didn't have time to do the whole gParted move...

I didn't have time to do the whole gParted move process, but backing up the partition using Macrium Reflect took as follows: 15 min to backup, 15 min to verify image, and 15 min to restore the...
Forum: Software 30 Aug 2009
Replies: 19
Views: 27,344
Posted By DWillens
Just wondering... Couldn't you accomplish...

Just wondering...

Couldn't you accomplish the same thing by imaging the original partition, deleting it, then restoring the image to the FRONT of the unallocated space, and then just extending...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2009
Replies: 8
Views: 5,922
Posted By DWillens
I'm confused. I have XP currently installed dual...

I'm confused. I have XP currently installed dual boot with Win7 7100RC. If I install the RTM Win7 Home Premium and then use the Win7 Home Premium Upgrade key to activate it when I receive the box...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Jul 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 2,100
Posted By DWillens
Unless, the OP's question assumes that the Win7...

Unless, the OP's question assumes that the Win7 installation is a full retail version, I think the answer is "it depends." Others may have a better answer. But my understanding is that if you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Jul 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 4,527
Posted By DWillens
I guess my confusion is that someone had said...

I guess my confusion is that someone had said that you can't run the 64-bit W7 clean/custom install from a 32 bit XP current installation. Since I would be doing the "upgrade/custom/clean" install...
Forum: Installation & Setup 21 Jul 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 4,527
Posted By DWillens
I thought that the consensus (if there was one)...

I thought that the consensus (if there was one) was that in order to do a custom (clean) install with the upgrade disc, you have to run the installer from **inside** the previously installed OS,...
Forum: Installation & Setup 20 Jul 2009
Replies: 13
Views: 4,527
Posted By DWillens
I would like to know the answer to this question...

I would like to know the answer to this question also, from XP to 7. I know that you have to do a "custom install" i.e. "clean install" from inside XP so that it can verify the prior OS is...
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2009
Replies: 151
Views: 15,249
Posted By DWillens
Could your reply be a little faster next time? :D...

Could your reply be a little faster next time? :D
Thanks!

Damon
Forum: General Discussion 27 Jun 2009
Replies: 151
Views: 15,249
Posted By DWillens
Yeah, except what about all the people who have...

Yeah, except what about all the people who have their OS on an OEM machine without an original system disc? Are those people going to be able to type in the product key instead of inserting a...
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