Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Drive Failure and WIN7 Reinstall

18 Mar 2011   #11

win7 home premium 64 bit and 32 bit

OK thanks! Yes good points. I will create a restore point and backup image today.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Mar 2011   #12


You can also Configure more disk space (I use 20%) so Restore points last longer at rightclick Computer>Properties>Advanced Options>System Protection.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Mar 2011   #13

win7 home premium 64 bit and 32 bit

Will give that a try!
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Drive Failure and WIN7 Reinstall

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Erased hard drive to reinstall Win 7 but now won't reinstall
I wanted to convert my Sony Vaio back to Windows 7 after updating to Windows 8 last year. I tried using the recovery disks that I created when I got the laptop. It told me that I couldn't reinstall. So after trying multiple things, I finally decided to wipe out the entire hard drive thinking...
Installation & Setup
Win7 Home Prem - chkdsk problems, Drive Bad or Just Reinstall Needed?
I have a 2 yr old dell tower with windows home premium, I kept getting chkdsk error messages and upon bootup oneday it just said there was no drive found. I put in a new hard drive and used my dell recovery discs to get windows installed fresh day one again, running like a champ now, but I wanted...
Hardware & Devices
Interesting hardware (drive) failure (caused random outages in Win7)
My son brought over his friend's "sick" PC last night. It is a homebuilt, water cooled AMD Phenom II x 6 based system with 4GB of DDR3 RAM, nVidia GTX 9800 video card, Corsair 550 watt power supply and a NZXT case, 2 DVD burners and 3 SATA hard drives (80GB boot, Win7; 500GB data, 1TB data), built...
Hardware & Devices
format win7 hard drive and reinstall win7 Home Premium.
I have a Dell Laptop which came with XP, last year I purchased Win7 Home Premium Upgrade and installed it on the Laptop. I let my stepson use it until today, the User files have been messed with and there is more junk on it than I am willing to work around. I would like to format the hard drive...
Installation & Setup
Win7 failure needed to reinstall.
Hello, Today is a bad day. Win7 could not boot anymore, I tried repair but it failed. Fortunately it saved the old windows folders I'm trying to restore my firefox and windows live mail settings and content For firefox I tru=yied to delete the default setting and copte my stting from...
Installation & Setup
Win7 boot failure, DVD unable to reinstall/boot
Hey all. This is probably the biggest problem i've encountered with windows ever and i actually suspect its my hardware but not sure how to prove it and what step to take next if it is. I have w7 installed on a SSD 64gig (C ) and most of my apps/games etc on a standard 1tb HDD (E ) The...
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:08.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App