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Windows 7: Install Windows

28 Sep 2011   #1
Shivam1

Windows 7 32 Bit
 
 
Install Windows

Hello ,
I have preinstalled windows on my computer, but for some reason i have to reinstall it, now it shows the error "This copy of windows is not genuine ".I have downloaded windows 7 from internet and i have also make iso image to a dvd , Now please any one can tell me how to install it .I have reboot it from DvD but it doesn't work , Help me


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28 Sep 2011   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Shivam,

If you have Windows 7 that came preinstalled on your OEM store bought computer, then you should be able to just do a factory recovery/restore. What brand is your computer?

When you say, "I have downloaded windows 7 from internet...", where did you download it from?
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28 Sep 2011   #3
gregrocker

 

If it doesn't boot from DVD then confirm the ISO integrity and burn another using ImgBurn at 4x speed. ImgBurn - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com
How to Boot your Computer from a Bootable CD or DVD - Boot to CD

Or write ISO to flash stick using this tool with Win7 in dropdown menu: Universal USB Installer – Easy as 1 2 3. Boot under USB, Removable or HD's using one-time BIOS Boot Menu key.

Follow these steps to get the best possible reinstall:Reinstalling Windows 7
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28 Sep 2011   #4
rraod

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 

How did you write the windows 7.iso file to the dvd?

When you open the DVD in system... what do you see..
a group of files and folders with setup.exe in it or
a .iso file in it?
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28 Sep 2011   #5
gregrocker

 

Seven folders including one named Setup is correct - it likely means the DVD had the ISO image file burned to it correctly, but it may not be booting. Try following the steps to boot the DVD.

If you're not prompted to Press any Key then burn another DVD using Imgburn at 4x speed with Verify.
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