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Windows 7: windows recovery to factory settings ask for user name and password

28 Mar 2012   #11

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1

Did you have a BIOS password set?

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28 Mar 2012   #12

Windows 7 home premium 64bit

All right... problem fix... Thank you gregrocker....
I Did clean reinstall using the Product Key on COA sticker,Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 .... everything is ok now is running nice and smooth, I am finishing with all windows updates... thank you again
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28 Mar 2012   #13


Good work!
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28 Mar 2012   #14

Windows 7 home premium 64bit

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28 Mar 2012   #15


You're welcome. Enjoy Win7!
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