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Windows 7: Help cannot boot computer.

10 Oct 2009   #41
SquonkSC

Win7 Build 7600 x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CoreyLowe View Post
Where do i turn acpi on and where do i find pnp OS and where is USB legacy??
In the bios.

Just look around, it's there somewhere. advanced settings, chipset settings, power settings


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10 Oct 2009   #42
CoreyLowe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

well i dont know where to find the OS thing, I saw an Acip not acpi but it was enabled, and there is none whatsoever usb legacy as far as i see. But i need to find a boot disc and a way to burn it correctly.. i have 4.7gb dvd's if needed.
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10 Oct 2009   #43
CoreyLowe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

okay i found everything but usb legacy. Its all enabled but as for ACPI there was also another thing for it saying s1(pos) or s3(str) or S1&s3
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10 Oct 2009   #44
SquonkSC

Win7 Build 7600 x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CoreyLowe View Post
well i dont know where to find the OS thing, I saw an Acip not acpi but it was enabled, and there is none whatsoever usb legacy as far as i see. But i need to find a boot disc and a way to burn it correctly.. i have 4.7gb dvd's if needed.
Hmm, an even worse bios than I remembered.

But ok for now.

Now you need a Windows 7 DVD.

And I guess you have 32bit installed right?

Then you need a 32bit Windows installation DVD, or ISO to make a DVD.

I am going to bed dude. 5:14am here.

Will check back tomorrow.

greetings
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10 Oct 2009   #45
CoreyLowe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

okay, Thank you. I need to find a disc though. Do i need to install on my second hard drive if i do get one? Or update my current c drive?
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10 Oct 2009   #46
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Here is some reading for you to look at, so we go slowly & don't miss anything

Repair Install
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10 Oct 2009   #47
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

In your 1st post, you did not say what build # of Win7 you had on the computer when this all messed up. How did you install win7 originally ?
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10 Oct 2009   #48
SquonkSC

Win7 Build 7600 x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CoreyLowe View Post
okay, Thank you. I need to find a disc though. Do i need to install on my second hard drive if i do get one? Or update my current c drive?
None of those.

First we will see if the current OS can be repaired.

If that fails, we will go from there.

Good night
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10 Oct 2009   #49
CoreyLowe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I cannot get into an admin account... so where do i get a disk? I have the space needed. I cant get past that black CMD type screen thats all freaking out and stuff.. So how to go about this is beyond that tut. =(
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10 Oct 2009   #50
CoreyLowe

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Okay it was 7100, for some reason my windows updater and firewall would not connect at all and ABSOLUTELY would not work. so i never got upgrades, i believe we are at like 7600 now? hell if i know. But it is 7100, And i need to find a disc download to do a start up repair.
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