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Windows 7: Cannot find windows installer msi files; windows 7 upgrade to 10

03 Apr 2016   #11

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

They will have to be OEM SYSTEM BUILDER or Retail.


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05 Apr 2016   #12

Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64-bit 10586 Multiprocessor Free

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jc836 View Post
OEM copy of Windows 7 Home or Professional (my preference) are available from several sources including Amazon, Newegg and Tiger.
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The key you found is a factory mass activation key, the manufacturer does not use the key on your COA to activate windows, that key is for me or you when you want to reinstall windows.

No clue why you can`t activate windows with the key on your COA

"I believe since the missing file is windows installer, I won't be able to install any programs in its current state."

What are you talking about here ?????

If you need a 64 bit Home Premium iso file to create a dvd installer, you can download it here. This link will expire in 24 hours.

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Why doesn`t the key on your COA work ?

Are you entering it correctly ?
Thanks everyone for helpful suggestions! Esp. re. activation key for windows 7 "not working;" that got me thinking more. my solution; My Computer Properties, I found 7 was Activated. Decided to upgrade to Windows 10; it worked fine, recognized my key automatically. Windows 10 is working great so far; and successfully installed iTunes. My fear was Windows 10 upgrade may not work if 7 was corrupted; but it seems fine and it's faster as well. Thanks again!:)
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05 Apr 2016   #13

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

It`s an entirely new OS, of course it`s perfect :)

Faster ????? Only in your mind, it may seem faster because it`s a fresh install.
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