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Windows 7: DownGRADE!

30 Dec 2009   #1
ConfusedUser

Windows 7
 
 
DownGRADE!

Help with a downgrade to Vista from Windows 7. I installed Windows 7 with a CD( an offer from BestBuy). Now I am completley sorry that I upgraded and wish to go back to Vista. Help!?


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30 Dec 2009   #2
MyWin7

 

Boot from the Vista CD and install OS including a hdd format!
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30 Dec 2009   #3
gregrocker

 

How to restore a Windows 7-based computer to a previous Windows installation by using the Windows.old folder

Did you attempt to work out your Win7 issues here in the forums, or just get scared of the new?

Don't worry, it happens all the time. We can help you with any and all.
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30 Dec 2009   #4
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
How to restore a Windows 7-based computer to a previous Windows installation by using the Windows.old folder

Did you attempt to work out your Win7 issues here in the forums, or just get scared of the new?

Don't worry, it happens all the time. We can help you with any and all.
I agree with the above. It truly is a great OS. If you are so unhappy that you want your old OS back it means that 7 is not performing the way it was intended. Come back and talk to us. You will be glad you did.
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30 Dec 2009   #5
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ConfusedUser View Post
Help with a downgrade to Vista from Windows 7. I installed Windows 7 with a CD( an offer from BestBuy). Now I am completley sorry that I upgraded and wish to go back to Vista. Help!?
What issues are you having with Windows 7? There are many qualified experts available to help you here. Don't be hasty, now!

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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31 Dec 2009   #6
ConfusedUser

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by WalkerA WinTeam View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ConfusedUser View Post
Help with a downgrade to Vista from Windows 7. I installed Windows 7 with a CD( an offer from BestBuy). Now I am completley sorry that I upgraded and wish to go back to Vista. Help!?
What issues are you having with Windows 7? There are many qualified experts available to help you here. Don't be hasty, now!

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
I am getting browers issues that I never had with Vista. Whenever I visit a site with flash media like youtube or even fa cebook my browers freezes. I tried all the updated drivers and flashplayers. I also tried three different browsers. The tabs don't open and then just lock up and overall make browsing the internet a pain.
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31 Dec 2009   #7
ConfusedUser

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MyWin7 View Post
Boot from the Vista CD and install OS including a hdd format!
I dont have a Vista CD.
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31 Dec 2009   #8
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

Are you using any security software? Anti-virus, firewalls, etc?
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31 Dec 2009   #9
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ConfusedUser View Post

I am getting browers issues that I never had with Vista. Whenever I visit a site with flash media like youtube or even fa cebook my browers freezes. I tried all the updated drivers and flashplayers. I also tried three different browsers. The tabs don't open and then just lock up and overall make browsing the internet a pain.
Are you using 64 bit? Flash Player for 64bit IE

If this happens on all browsers but not outside the browser then it is likely Flash.

Remember in your search for the compatible download that there are different versions for each browser.
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31 Dec 2009   #10
ConfusedUser

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ConfusedUser View Post

I am getting browers issues that I never had with Vista. Whenever I visit a site with flash media like youtube or even fa cebook my browers freezes. I tried all the updated drivers and flashplayers. I also tried three different browsers. The tabs don't open and then just lock up and overall make browsing the internet a pain.
Are you using 64 bit? Flash Player for 64bit IE

If this happens on all browsers but not outside the browser then it is likely Flash.

Remember in your search for the compatible download that there are different versions for each browser.
I do not use 64 bit. I have Flash for both browser and it says I do but when I try to watch a video it buffers then the thing in the middle of the screen on youtube stops spinning and my browsers says not repsonding at the top.
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