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Windows 7: Trouble UNinstalling Ubuntu and installing Windows Ult. 7 32bit

20 Jul 2011   #21
theog

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

DISKPART : At PC Startup


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20 Jul 2011   #22
greaterthings

Currently Ubuntu - but want to install Windows Ultimate 7 32bit
 
 

Ok... didnt change anything but blew out the hard drive... lol... and now i am to the Windows 7 screen.
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20 Jul 2011   #23
greaterthings

Currently Ubuntu - but want to install Windows Ultimate 7 32bit
 
 

ok, i am now in diskpart.....
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20 Jul 2011   #24
greaterthings

Currently Ubuntu - but want to install Windows Ultimate 7 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by greaterthings View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
All Linux code must be deleted using the CLEAN ALL command.As you have had linux on the HD you need do a Clean all & full format.


Type in command line
DISKPART
LIST DISK
SELECT DISK # (win HD)
CLEAN ALL
CREATE PARTITION PRIMARY
SELECT PARTITION 1
ACTIVE
FORMAT fs=NTFS
ASSIGN
EXIT
EXIT



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How should i get to this "command line?"
after typing "clean all" it enters down but doesnt do anything else... not even another DISKPART> line pops up
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20 Jul 2011   #25
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Follow the steps at Step One to run the clean all command then Step Two to see how you want to create the partition(s) for installation.



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20 Jul 2011   #26
theog

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Takes about 1 hour for 300gb.
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20 Jul 2011   #27
greaterthings

Currently Ubuntu - but want to install Windows Ultimate 7 32bit
 
 

awesome.... mine is 149 GB... so i expect about 30-40 minutes, right?
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20 Jul 2011   #28
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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About 1 hour, with format aswell.
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20 Jul 2011   #29
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Sounds about right, when you get this, the clean all is finished.


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20 Jul 2011   #30
greaterthings

Currently Ubuntu - but want to install Windows Ultimate 7 32bit
 
 

this is awesome ... im learning something new.... i appriciate the help guys... stay with me if you can...
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