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Windows 7: Making a rescue disk

17 Aug 2012   #1
anndon

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 
Making a rescue disk

I need a rescue disk for my old computer (desk top), which won't start, so I went to the MS website, using my new compter (laptop) and the procedure seemed to be fairly straight forward. However, the Windows 7 versions are different. The old computer has Windows 7 Home Premium and the new one has Windows 7 Home Basic.
Will this be a problem?


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17 Aug 2012   #2
C-11

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

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17 Aug 2012   #3
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Shouldn`t be a problem. Do you mean to make a system repair disc ?
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17 Aug 2012   #4
gregrocker

 

Everything you need including the disk if necessary is in this tutorial for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot
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