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Windows 7: how to install windows 7 with out the cd but with product id

21 Feb 2012   #1

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
how to install windows 7 with out the cd but with product id

i am got a new ssd and i need to install windows 7 home premium 64 bit with no cd but with the product id when i got my pc i dident get a windows cd not sure why is there any way of doing this.

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21 Feb 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

Pick your exact Windows version from this list:

Official Windows 7 SP1 ISO from Digital River My Digital Life

Download it, burn it to a disc, install with that disc, and activate it with your existing Product Key.

Back up any data you have first.
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21 Feb 2012   #3
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Here are steps to get a perfect clean reinstall of factory OEM: Clean Reinstall steps
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22 Feb 2012   #4

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information   Information
We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
& made the Startup Repair CD.
startup repair disc-create

Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?
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22 Feb 2012   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Assuming you have created recovery discs as theog suggests, checkout this tutorial, which explains how to install Windows using the product key attached to your computer.

Clean Install : Factory COA Activation Key
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