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Windows 7: Can't restore files

03 Jul 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
Can't restore files

Last week my laptop couldn't start Windows normally. So I ran the System Recovery,it told me to back up files before recovering and I followed the instruction. I used an external hard disk to store the back up files. The backup folder contains WIM files, you cand find it in picture1 and 2 Can't restore files-picture1.png

Can't restore files-picture2.png

After recovery, my notebook could start Win normally but then there was a bluescreen. I brought the unit to HP service center and was announced that my hard disk drive might have problems. Now I have my hard disk drive replaced, and I want to restore my files but I don't know how to do with those WIM files.

The HPSC-PC backup folder is done when I have had replaced the hard disk drive.

Please help me. Thank you.

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03 Jul 2011   #2

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Windows 7 x64

See this nice little tutorial septprince made about wim's
WIM File - Extract and Modify
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03 Jul 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Thank you very much!
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