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Windows 7: no installation disc?

03 Jun 2011   #21
theog

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by usernamebryan View Post
thanks for the help with the imgburn. i have a repair disk now but it isnt what i needed. i can get to the same options from the control panel on my desktop. If i was supposed to run off a copy of pre-installed installation files when i got my computer where would it be?


thanks for all the help
Can list the OEM manufacturer's?


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03 Jun 2011   #22
theog

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
It's the manufacturers who are refusing to supply clean-copy Installation DVD's in order to enforce the sponsored factory bloatware which can make up most of their profit margin on consumer rigs - in spite of the fact that MS requires them under their OEM agreement to provide a clean method to reinstall just the OS. They don't want to make it easy.

And MS will not offers installers to anyone other than someone holding a retail key as otherwise they view it as encouraging piracy.

Bryan, try downloading and burning another Repair CD using ImgBurn at 4x speed.
Samsung are refusing to supply any type disk.
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03 Jun 2011   #23
usernamebryan

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

The laptop is a alienware(dell). The desktop is a gateway fx
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03 Jun 2011   #25
usernamebryan

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Thanks that looks like what I need. I'm at work now but ill try it when I get home
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