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Windows 7: Win 7 reinstall - lost partition!

04 May 2011   #1

windows 7 64 bit
Win 7 reinstall - lost partition!

Hi friends,

I have a problem with reinstalling win 7.
Suddenly i got a blue screen
with these notifications
Still after more than 20 years Windows it is still mathematique to solve this!!

There was 2 partitions
Drive C 500 gig
Drive D 400 gig
So when i start up the pc and i want to restore or reinstall win 7 64 bit it doesnt recognize the C drive.
The only option i got is to delete that partition and make a new one or is there another sollution?
I ask you if Dreamlinux 3 on usb can solve my problem?
And when i make a new partition will it be possible to recover some important folders on my desktop please?

thank you for the fast respons


My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 May 2011   #2

win7 home premium-64bit-SP1-IE9RTM


Where your os system resides? In C: or in D:
More info about your spec system can help the forum help you.
In your request you said: restore or reinstall. The restore is definitely another thing of reinstall because the first one will lead you back in time where windows were perfectly running but the reinstall will wipe your entire folders and programs. Be aware of what you do.
In your administrative tools, can you see partition C: and if there are occupied spaces in? If so, can you provide us with a screenshot of it?

Stay aware
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 May 2011   #3

windows 7 64 bit

Hi John,

Well the C partition is gone.
I dont know what happened but when i try to repair the startup i t doesnt work.

When i try to startup it wont work because i cant reach the primair partition C.

<When i use the cd i can only remove the partition and make a new one...
i cannot restore cause i cant load the drivers and they seems to be gone?!
My System SpecsSystem Spec

04 May 2011   #4

win7 home premium-64bit-SP1-IE9RTM

If you said that you lost the primary partition, there is noting to do exept a reinstall and then you have to do what your reinstallation CD require.BTW see the tutorials in the forum to get an idea of what you can do.

Good luck
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 May 2011   #5

windows 7 64 bit

Hi John

I had no other choice than to reinstall.
So i try to recover some old files but i am afraid it wont work...

Thanks anyway!

My System SpecsSystem Spec

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