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Windows 7: Windows 7 Wont Detect hard drives when installing over network

13 Dec 2010   #11
dorij

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Thanks GUYS


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13 Dec 2010   #12
dorij

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

okay i extracted windows 7 to my C: DRIVE and it still wont find my hard drive.
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13 Dec 2010   #13
dorij

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

i successfully installed windows with a sd card.
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14 Dec 2010   #14
gregrocker

 

Good job!

How did you get the Win7 ISO written to the SD card so that it was bootable? Others can benefit from your success.
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14 Dec 2010   #15
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dorij View Post
i successfully installed windows with a sd card.


Good to see you got it running and thanks for the update.
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14 Dec 2010   #16
dorij

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

@gregrocker: i just used those instructions on that you sent me, thanks the hp mini running like a champ.
@Bare Foot Kid: no problem
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