Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?

09 Aug 2010   #1

Windows 7
Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?

Hi all,

I am working on a project for a school system. The school is buying HP systems with Windows 7 Pro stickers. However, the school decided to load Windows 7N Enterprise.

Do these systems need to be Sys Prep'd? When I perform the Sys Prep it clears out some of the personalized settings the customer setup.

I'm not familiar with Windows 7 Enterprise.

Let me know how to handle this situation.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Aug 2010   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Hello DJDaveS, welcome to Seven Forums!

If you're going to do clean installs of Enterprise and there's going to be nothing on the Hard Disk Drives (HDD) you want to save, have a look at the tutorial at the link below, the best way to have a "clean slate" to install to.
Be sure to keep us informed.

SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

Just hold the shift key and press the F10 key at this screen instead of going through the whole repair setup.
Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?-select.jpg

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Windows 7n Enterprise - Sys Prep?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Prep for clean W7 Install - question about Microsoft Software Recovery
Hi guys You have helped me a lot over the years (especially Greg) and I will be following his gloriously detailed Clean Install Guide tomorrow or the day after. I have a full retail version of W7 Home Premium, but due to its age it does not come with the Service Pack 1 on the disk. Looking...
Installation & Setup
Installing something, after splash installshield prep, nothing....
my Dxdiag is attached just in case this will help. Win7 x64 Prem. I'm having two different problems installing certain games. One problem is as follows. Morrowind. I place the disc inside, it comes up to install. I hit install, and it runs through the splash, and the installshield...
Installation & Setup
Thorny migration issue ... disc copy prep for other machine
Man, I didn't even know how to title this one.... My Objective here is very simple, but getting there complicated by hdwe & sftwr issues. The objective is simply to move a Win7 image from a big old-style desktop SATA drive to a lean/cool/tiny laptop drive - in this case the laptop drive is...
Installation & Setup
W7 prep - Vista reinstall - missing 10GB
Hi all, My Vista over the last 1-2 years has been performing badly, I mean *really* badly. Think my HD was a bit messed up. Anyway, in prep for W7 install, I decided to get a new (blank) internal HD. I installed Vista Ultimate onto a 50GB partition (it took a lot of time and effort since I...
Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 00:11.
Twitter Facebook Google+