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Windows 7: System Repair Disc - Create

27 Feb 2013   #160
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

You can not use a USB Pendrive to do a startup Repair, as startup repair will find the MBR on the Pendrive & not the HD.
Therefore will not detect a problem.

Windows Vista or Windows 7 no longer starts, and the Startup Repair tool does not fix the problem


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27 Feb 2013   #161
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Thank you theog

FredyC, DON'T do post # 159
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28 Feb 2013   #162
FredyC

Windows 7 Enterprise 64bit
 
 

Oh snap, it looked like nice and sophisticated solution So I guess my solution with virtual burner still applies, I just have to try it.
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17 Jun 2013   #163
erjoell

Window 7 64 bit
 
 
where is repair disk

I can not find anywhere on this page to download the repair disk.
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17 Jun 2013   #164
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Hello Joell, and welcome to Seven Forums.

The tutorial is for how to "create" a system repair disc instead. It would be a violation of Microsoft's copyrights and distribution policy to have one available for download.
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07 Aug 2013   #165
DavidTango

Window 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

A very nice tutorial Brink and thanks for sharing.
It is a nice help. When you got trouble.
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07 Aug 2013   #166
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Welcome to Seven Forums David. I'm glad it was able to help.
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12 Sep 2013   #167
Roadrunnermd

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit
 
 

I have Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit. I assume that if I needed to create a repair disc using someone else's computer, that it has to be this version of Win 7 in addition to being 32-bit. Is that correct, or can it be any Win 7 OS that has 32-bit?
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12 Sep 2013   #168
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Hello Roadrunner, and welcome to Seven Forums.

That's correct.

However, if you have a retail 32-bit Windows Home Premium installation USB/DVD, then you could use that instead since it also includes this.
Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool
(see the blue note box at link for details about an ISO file)
Hope this helps,
Shawn


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12 Sep 2013   #169
Roadrunnermd

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit
 
 

Unfortunately I don't have the install disc because I downloaded from Microsoft, then copied the files to my flash drive after installation. That's why I'm scrambling to find someone with the same OS, so I can get the repair disc. I have an NTLDR error message that I'm trying to resolve.
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