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Windows 7: Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7

24 Oct 2016   #560
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Is this the link you went too ?
Rufus - Create bootable USB drives the easy way

Should just need to scroll down just a tad to see the image Brink shows on here
USB Windows 7 Installation Key Drive - Create

What happens exactly ?


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3 Weeks Ago   #561
Windymiller

Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade designed for Windows Vista
 
 

Sorry for delayed reply - been sick.

My problem has changed since above question - after twice agreeing my Product Number, Microsoft is now saying it does not support the Product Number. I also suddenly noticed (!) that it states quite clearly that it is an OEM version - I must have been going down with the virus not to have noticed it before. The copy I made prior to asking the question was incomplete and following effort disappeared (they are only valid for a limited time). Mesh Computers are supposed to be sending me a copy but they are taking their time. If I don`t have any luck with them I will have to try to borrow from a friend.

I`ll come back again if I manage to get one ! Thanks for your help.
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3 Weeks Ago   #562
Windymiller

Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade designed for Windows Vista
 
 

re: above not sure if this is right place to continue this discussion. I have found a System Recovery Disk my husband made for my computer 3 months after we purchased it from Mesh. If I carefully save my documents (already have backups going back a long way) could I use this instead of a reinstall do you think ? I have purchased a Windows 7 Pro update which I would like to use to update from the reinstall. Do you think this is likely to work ? I am happy to reinstall any programs I need but am a bit concerned about losing all my Windows Updates.
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