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Windows 7: Windows Stopped Booting

18 Aug 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
We're sorry you lost the files too.

Normally if we'd known you had stranded files and were going to reinstall we'd have let you know you can copy your files out of a non-booting OS using free Paragon Rescue CD or the Win7 Repair CD: Copy & Paste - in Windows Recovery Console

But we hadn't gotten that far yet.

Hope you got the perfect install suggested. Save the backup image and keep the folks files backed up to the secondary HD using scheduled Windows Backups and you'll have it much easier next time. We can guide you.

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Thanks, I'll keep that in mind next time.

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