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Windows 7: toshiba L450-13R from wd 250gb blue to a wd 500gb black system recove

03 Dec 2013   #1

WINDOWS 7 64BIT ultimate
toshiba L450-13R from wd 250gb blue to a wd 500gb black system recove

hello i was wondering could you help me im in a stick i have one of these TOSHIBA SATELLITE PRO L450-13R.well i have a blue wd 250 sata hdd in in and i wanted to update my hdd to a wd 500gb sata black i got one and put it in to my laptop and put in my system recovery windows 7 home premium .i also downloaded service pack one and put it on my pc then made a system recovery cd onto my sd memory card.well the windows loads onto the pc and when tells me its finished and i take out the sd card and turn on the pc it says SETUP IS APPLYING SYSTEM SETTINGS then a box comes up saying windows setup could not configure windows to run on this computer hardware. i just am stumped i have tried changing bois settings but not work at all what so ever if you could help me i would be totally great full what i am doing wrong or will this cd work on my pc with sp1 and the windows product key also on it.also i have done a clone of my original hdd and that worked but system restore cds d
ont work and came up with the same error.but i downloaded a windows 7 from the internet and that worked but i needed a product key so i know my new hdd works ok but just like to use my orriginal windows restore cd that came with my laptop on it so i can system restore it with the cd any time i want.please help point me in the right direction

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04 Dec 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

it sounds like your install is corrupt, you may need to make a fresh backup if you can.
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04 Dec 2013   #3

WINDOWS 7 64BIT ultimate

this is from a genuine backup which has worked no problem before bunch of times never had a problem only when i wanted to upgrade my hdd from a wd 250gb blue to a wd 500gb black one
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06 Dec 2013   #4

WINDOWS 7 64BIT ultimate

i fixed my problem also with my own system recovery restore windows 7 hp boot cd guess how i changed the settings in bios for my new wd 500gb hdd sata black one by in bios under advanced and went to the bottom to sata controller mode changed that to compatibility and put in my original recovery cds and worked windows booted with my new hdd . fing toshiba no help either going 2 charge me 30 for a disk that i already have.also a computer shop beside me was going to charge me 40 to fix it he didnt tell me the craic either
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 toshiba L450-13R from wd 250gb blue to a wd 500gb black system recove

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