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Windows 7: problem installing windows 7

08 Aug 2010   #1
regan2007200

windows 7
 
 
problem installing windows 7

system:dell studio 1558,windows 7ultmate,500gb hd
problem:cannot install windows all my partitions are in dynamic and im not having any os.
2.having partitions:7(5 main partition,,10gb unallocated 1 drive showing 2 times).
3.unable to format any drive,cannot install anywhere.
4.i am having an important drive which i cannot format.
5.is there any way to install windows 7 on dynamic drive.
6.any way to convert dynamic disk to bootable disk.
plz help thanks .
.urgent


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08 Aug 2010   #2
bigg123

Windows 7
 
 

When you reinstall Windows 7 select custom. Delete every partition on the disk. select that unallocated space for install.
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08 Aug 2010   #3
regan2007200

windows 7
 
 

unallocated space is 10 gb
2.im not getting the option to delete any partition
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08 Aug 2010   #4
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Go to this site and get Partition Wizard free. It will take your partitions out. You can then do the custom install. BEST FREE Partition Manager Software for Windows supports all 32-bit & 64 bit Windows No-server OS.
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08 Aug 2010   #5
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Convert to Basic Disk using the Win7 DVD Command Line: Change a dynamic disk back to a basic disk: Storage Services; Local File Systems
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