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Windows 7: computer won't start

19 Jun 2010   #1
nefftizzy

windows 7
 
 
computer won't start

when i start my computer i get a message that says:

find --set-root --ignore-floppies --ignore-cd /wedaolu

error 15: file not found

press any key to continue...

I press a key & it goes 2 a red screen that says:

grub4dos 0.4.4 2009-09-03, memory: 606k/2037m, menuend: 0x45b2a

windows with SLIC Loader (default)
windows without loader
windows with SLIC Loader (use alternative method)
windows with SLIC Loader (use low memory)
windows with SLIC Loader (full debug output)
windows with SLIC Loader (more forceful - may crash)
load externel menu (menu.1st)
grub command line


use the up and down keys to highlight an entsy. press ENTER or 'b' to bnot.
press 'e' to edit the commands before booting, or 'c' for a command-line.


my brother downloaded a torrent version of windows 7 now im not able to run my recovery disc or start windows


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19 Jun 2010   #2
wallyinnc

Windows 7 x64 finally!
 
 

neftizzy, do you have a valid Windows 7 license that you can install? Apparently there is a conflict between your Linux (previous?) install and the Windows 7 install.
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19 Jun 2010   #3
nefftizzy

windows 7
 
 

i dont have one my brother downloaded a windows 7 torrent & he said he didnt have a key...
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19 Jun 2010   #4
wallyinnc

Windows 7 x64 finally!
 
 

Uhn, I think you will then have o go back to whatever you were using on that computer, not Windows 7.
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19 Jun 2010   #5
nefftizzy

windows 7
 
 

i dont know how to do that i tried to use my recovery disc but its not booting
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19 Jun 2010   #6
ttran

Microsoft Window 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 

Did you set the computer to boot from the CD? Start computer-->F2-->boot from CD
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20 Jun 2010   #7
nefftizzy

windows 7
 
 

i gotta a lil more info about what he did... he said he didnt select a OEM when he installed the windows 7 torrent....
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20 Jun 2010   #8
ttran

Microsoft Window 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 

Quote:
i gotta a lil more info about what he did... he said he didnt select a OEM when he installed the windows 7 torrent....
you mean he didn't purchase OEM retail version at the store to install, he used the downloaded one??
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20 Jun 2010   #9
nefftizzy

windows 7
 
 

yes... he didnt buy a retail version he downloaded a torrent version of it...
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20 Jun 2010   #10
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Im sorry, it is against forum policy to provide support for illegal pirated software....
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