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Windows 7: Windows 7 fail during upgrade to windows 7 from XP

01 Sep 2011   #1
Pyae

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Windows 7 fail during upgrade to windows 7 from XP

Hi Everybody,
I would like to know that my windows 7 upgrading was faild during windows 7 setup,
It means Windows installation is stuck during Expanding file of installing windows. Installation were stopped during the 2 setup windows 7. That time I click the close button at the end of edge. It was long time more than 2 hours. Then windows said upgrading fail. And then restarted the windows, that time after POST, bootMGR is miss. Press Ctrl + Alt + Del to restart the computer. How was my back up data on the drive C:, how can I get it, how should I do, pleaes leat me know. Thank you in advance.


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01 Sep 2011   #2
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

If you have a External HD, you could copy & paste your data.
Copy & Paste - in Windows Recovery Console
than copy & paste your data to new install.

Always best to do a clean install:
Clean Install with a Upgrade Windows 7 Version
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01 Sep 2011   #3
Pyae

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I use the Litetouch deployment to install the windows, this is the first time I have that problem. After it happened, I removed the HDD to try to back up the data in it and then attached with my pc as a secondary drive. There, I found there is only two folders (1) $windows.~BT (2) Windows.
How should I backup the data? Can I get the user data from there?
Please answer me.
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01 Sep 2011   #4
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Can you open the two folder? If NO
Try to take ownership of the folder:
http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/67...ship-file.html
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