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Windows 7: Problem with my Acer hard drive....

12 Feb 2010   #1
Drae54

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Problem with my Acer hard drive....

I have a probem with my hard drive. I couldnt set my hard drive back to factory settings so I took it out and I put it in an Toshiba Satellite L455-S5975 so I could install Windows 7 on it since my cd-rom drive doesnt work. I did that and it worked but when I put it back in the Acer Aspire 5520 it wont boot up Windows. After it gets to the Windows screen I get a BSOD and it just restarts and it does that over and over. When I put it in the Toshiba, it boots up and works just fine. How can I make it so that the new hard drive works with my Acer laptop? Or is there anything I can do period so that my hard drive works in my Acer again? The OS is Windows 7 Ultimate.


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13 Feb 2010   #2
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

try taking the cd drive out of the tosh and putting it in the acer ,install win 7 on the acer ,then replace the cd drive back in the tosh
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13 Feb 2010   #3
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

You can also use a USB drive to install windows seven USB Windows 7 Installation Key Drive - Create Hope this can help. Fabe
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13 Feb 2010   #4
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thefabe View Post
You can also use a USB drive to install windows seven USB Windows 7 Installation Key Drive - Create Hope this can help. Fabe
+1on that thefabe well spotted
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14 Feb 2010   #5
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Thanks pebbly. As reproted by the OP through rep it worked. Fabe
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15 Feb 2010   #6
Drae54

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

It sure did work. Thanx very much!
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