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Windows 7: Reformating Windows 7

12 Jun 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Spart View Post
My point was, is that I have booted from it, and thats the error code I get while trying to boot from it.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Spart View Post

windows cannot install required files. the file may be corrupt or missing. make sure all files required for installation are available, and restart the installation. error code 0x80070017

How To Fix 0x80070017 Error?

Windows 7 INSTALLATION ERROR CODE: 0x80070017 - Microsoft Answers

Are You Getting: Error Code 0x80070017, Error installing Windows 7 or Vista

Looks like you've got a corrupted DVD. You could try re-burning it at a slow speed if you have access to another computer.

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12 Jun 2011   #12


Have you tried all of the steps in my post starting with trying to run Factory Recovery from partition which might be on there?

Check the DVD to make sure it is clean, wipe with soft moist cloth using outward motion.

Next I would extract the ISO from DVD using UltraISO and write it to flash stick: On File tab open DVD, On Bootable tab Write Disk Image, Format, Write. Boot under USB or HD"s.
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