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Windows 7: Why can't I do a clean install?

12 Sep 2010   #41
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Yes it's late. Well thank you for all your help!
After i dissconnect the extras i just try to clean disk with diskpart theb reinstall?


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12 Sep 2010   #42
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

greg & I will check on your progress tomorrow morning.
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12 Sep 2010   #43
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

:) thanks alot.

I'll just post all my results when i do them while i'm still awake
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12 Sep 2010   #44
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

-update-
just disconected the extra drives. ( i reallllly hope i dd the right ones, they are hard to take apart.. Putting them back together will be a blast)

and right now i'm about to start the installation! Again!
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12 Sep 2010   #45
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Can anyone tell me why my windows 7 disc is running VERY slow?
I have burnt multiple copies, some at normal speed, Some at 4x.

I have checked otger boot disc programs and they are runnIng just fine.
What is the problem?
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12 Sep 2010   #46
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

If you got the original from your uncle, why did you have to burn more install DVDs ?

Was it a retail Win7 DVD ?
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12 Sep 2010   #47
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Yes retail; the retail disc was running fine one day, then slow as hell the next. I thought maybe the disc was going bad (somehow) and burnt a few more to see if there was a problem or not.
And i have no clue why all my win discs are performing THIS slow :l
i take great care of all my cds/dvds so there really is no reason for this....

And it makes installation that much harder.
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12 Sep 2010   #48
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

What did you burn the new DVD from?

If you have a 4gb+ flash stick then you can extract the ISO from retail install DVD and write it to flash stick to try install that way: USB Windows 7 Installation Key Drive - Create
http://dottech.org/featured/9157

Removing HD's should be no more difficult that carefully pulling the 2 cables from the back of each. Remember to ground yourself by touching case first, don't touch mobo.
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12 Sep 2010   #49
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Greg...
I have looked into this 3 or 4 times now and completely forgot thanks
for reminding me!
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12 Sep 2010   #50
Steezy

Windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Just finished getting the windows boot to my flash drive. Hopefully this works >.<
But does anyone know why the discs are slow? I have tried a few copies and that really only leads me to believe that it is the program itself that is whack. But it didn't start like this so hmmm. Wierd
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