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Windows 7: Windows 7 install - can't find HD..

03 May 2010   #1
fcujorick

windows 7 ultimate
 
 
Windows 7 install - can't find HD..

Hi guys,

After i run a virus scan because my pc shows windows 7 in windows 95. I wanted to install the windows 7 again. It says; copy files.. and then; setup starting.. and then; We can not found the hard drive information on your pc.

What do i have to do?

Grtz
Cya


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03 May 2010   #2
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

my pc shows windows 7 in windows 95 ???????

Can you post your specs.
Filling out System Specs
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03 May 2010   #3
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Are you doing a clean install or upgrade? Be sure to boot from the DVD and do a clean install.

Also see my post https://www.sevenforums.com/installat...-problems.html.

Especially notice that part about changing to AHCI.
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03 May 2010   #4
fcujorick

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

I can't find it. I'm searching
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03 May 2010   #5
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fcujorick View Post
I can't find it. I'm searching
Click on the blue link above post.
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03 May 2010   #6
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Is this what you are looking for?

https://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/34853-common-installation-problems.html

Or were you looking for your DVD?
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03 May 2010   #7
fcujorick

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

That is not what i'm looking for.

I boot my pc from the windows 7 cd. i can choose; Repair and than i keep my files etc.
and i can choose; clear install. but that will delete all my files.

So i choose the first one.. It says. take out your cd and start your pc normaly. but your cd in back again and try this repair thing.. again. or something like that. But after doing that it says like it sad before; cannot find HD information on your pc.

When i boot my pc with AHCI i got the blue screen of death..

this is my system spec:

Windows: Microsoft Windows 7 6.1.7600
Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385
Memory (RAM): 2048 MB
CPU Info: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3500+
CPU Speed: 2144,7 MHz
Sound card: Not detected
Display Adapters: Radeon X300/X550/X1050 Series (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM) | Radeon X300/X550/X1050 Series (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM) | RDPDD Chained DD | RDP Encoder Mirror Driver | RDP Reflector Display Driver
Monitors: 1
Screen Resolution: 1440 X 900 - 32 bit
Network: Network Present
Network Adapters: CONNECT2AIR WLAN E-5400 USB D1700 | Realtek RTL8168B/8111B Family PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC (NDIS 6.20)
CD / DVD Drives: D: SAMSUNG CD-ROM SC-148C | J: IVE 6JO9EN0D | R: DVDRW DRW-6S160P
COM Ports: COM1
LPT Ports: NOT Present
Mouse: 3 Button Wheel Mouse Present
Hard Disks: C: 279,4GB | E: 30,0GB | F: 116,1GB | L: 100,0MB
Hard Disks - Free: C: 177,4GB | E: 38,0MB | F: 108,4GB | L: 71,3MB
USB Controllers: 6 host controllers.
Firewire (1394): Not Detected
PCMCIA (Laptops): Not Installed
Manufacturer:
Product Make:
AC Power Status: OnLine
BIOS Info:
Time Zone: West-Europa (standaardtijd)
Battery: No Battery
Motherboard:
Modem: Not detected
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03 May 2010   #8
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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03 May 2010   #9
fcujorick

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Before i get the screen of:


It already says there are not found
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03 May 2010   #10
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Try install with a USB stick:

USB Windows 7 Installation Key Drive - Create
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