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Windows 7: Windows 7 Install: Select A Driver To Install

10 Jan 2011   #21
DocBrown

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

Might be worth investing in a new SATA DVD drive. They are fairly reasonable now.


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10 Jan 2011   #22
iCow

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Or boot installer from a 4gb or larger flash stick: easiest method is to extract ISO from DVD using ImgBurn, install ultra ISO trial version, on File tab Open ISO, on Bootable tab Write Disk Image, Format, Write. Boot under USB or HD's.
So rip the disk to a memory stick and removed dvd drive until after install?

@ Doc planning to
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10 Jan 2011   #23
DocBrown

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

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by iCow View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Or boot installer from a 4gb or larger flash stick: easiest method is to extract ISO from DVD using ImgBurn, install ultra ISO trial version, on File tab Open ISO, on Bootable tab Write Disk Image, Format, Write. Boot under USB or HD's.
So rip the disk to a memory stick and removed dvd drive until after install?

@ Doc planning to
Yep, if you have a 4gb USB flash drive or larger, that is empty

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11 Jan 2011   #24
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by iCow View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Do you have any other spare DVD drive, you can use ?
I have another IDE CD drive (not dvd).
Hello mate.



Did you give this a go?
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11 Jan 2011   #25
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Are you over installing a 32bit OS with Windows 7 64bit?
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11 Jan 2011   #26
iCow

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

@barefootkid: Disk is a DVD so it won't work.
@theog: No but the driver issue is the same
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12 Jan 2011   #27
theog

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