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Windows 7: i can't delete a folder in windows 7?

18 Oct 2012   #31
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

I would want a Clean Reinstall if there is corruption since you don't know how deep it runs and can settle it all now by getting the best possible reinstall, then stick with the tools and methods given to keep it running best.

You also have us to help you since this is a specialty of our forums.

If you're not ready yet then you can try a new User account but setting it all up will take time that you might want to better invest in a reinstall now.


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18 Oct 2012   #32
Jack King

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

okay thanks a lot for your help, Anyway I'm burning the ISO file right now using USB Installer and it's work fine. Once this done I'll go head and try making a new account first if that works then, I'll give a try on Clean Clean Re-install? I hope it works cause you guys help me so much than any other forums. Thank you Once again.

7-Zip: Diagnostic message:

can not open output file D:\upgrade\netfx\ etc... not sure what's that mean?
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18 Oct 2012   #33
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

No sense in trying to create a New Account if you are going to Clean Reinstall since everything will be wiped out anyway. I'd only bother if you want to see if that solves your problem. But it seems like you want to get a Clean Reisntall which is always a good thing.
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18 Oct 2012   #34
Jack King

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Okay I am going to do the Clean re-install like you said it always good. But the error i posted on #32, cause of that my DVD didn't burn and it show me as empty disk that's why i use PowerISO burner now it works. I'll keep posted as i go. Thanks a lot for your help.
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19 Oct 2012   #35
x BlueRobot

 

Good luck!

Thanks Greg!
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19 Oct 2012   #36
Jack King

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

I follow all the steps on Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 and put the CD in. It comes up and i click on Install now right. It was working fine for while right before expanding window files it restart itself and now it stuck on black screen for almost 10 min? I'm not sure what to do next please tell me.

I know it restart durning the setup & it take time to get back to installing page but it still on the black screen for almost 20 min now?


It finally come back with this message:
The installation was not successful etc...????
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19 Oct 2012   #37
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Confirm the ISO was fully downloaded, install ImgBurn to burn disk at 4x speed: How to write an image file to a disc using ImgBurn - Guides - ImgBurn Support Forum

If this fails, write the ISO to 4gb+ flash stick using Universal USB Installer with WIn7 in dropdown menu.
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19 Oct 2012   #38
Jack King

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Okay, it show me the same message again.

The installation was not successful, but after it say This version of window could not be installed your previous version of window had been restored and you can you continous etc.....????? any idea why i am getting this message over over again?

I try the same disk in my other PC which is runing Window XP and it me both optains.

Check compatibiltiy Online
Install NoW

But not in Window 7 Pro? Please help.
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19 Oct 2012   #39
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

You are not booting the DVD if you got that error message. Did you see that the step in tutorial clearly says to Boot the installer?

You need to boot the DVD and follow the illustrated steps in Clean Install Windows 7.

There are two ways to boot the DVD. Enter BIOS setup to change the Boot order to DVD drive first, then HD, or tap the key given at boot for one-time BIOS BOot Menu key.
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19 Oct 2012   #40
Jack King

Windows 7 Pro 32bit
 
 

Yes Sir, i did that 3 times already. wow now my window won't even start it say Starup Repair wth is going on here Please help???? I can't even restore my pervious window even i tho made the back up to disk this won't work either.

I try again to see if work but it stoped at expanding widnow files also i clean everything from my disk using this Clean Install Windows 7. PLease help anybody????
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