Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Clean windows install. Cant ream the OME code/sticker on the bak.

12 Jul 2012   #1
L0dgik83

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Clean windows install. Cant ream the OME code/sticker on the bak.

K.

I wanna do a fesh clean install of window 7 ultimate on my laptop. The problem is I cannot read the sticker on the back too get the code

I hav no cds r dvds and my thumb drive is not big enough

Can anyone help me

My laptop is a Tosh SATELLITE A500-1GL


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
12 Jul 2012   #2
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

That model comes with Home Premium, not Ultimate.

If you have Ultimate on it now, how was it activated? If it's a legal retail copy, you can audit the Product Key off the HD with Belarc Advisor - CNET Download.com.

If not then your options are to contact Toshiba tech support to order the model's Recovery disks which will self-activate, buy a copy of Win7 to install upon it, or install a free Win8 Preview copy or Linux distro.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2012   #3
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

That is good set of options Greg.

If you fancy trying Linux - this is fun Pinguy o/s
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Clean windows install. Cant ream the OME code/sticker on the bak.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
BSOD on boot from clean install bug code 0xc000021a
I recently bought a refurbished thinkpad (T420 i5 2540, SSD, 8gb ram, NVidia nvs 4200) with windows 7 professional. It worked fine at first, I could turn it on without a problem. However, as soon as windows updates installed, and I rebooted it, it refused to turn on. The power and Bluetooth...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD - Clean Install - Bugcheck code: 0xF4
Hey First time posting here so thanks in advance for any help, I'm pretty stuck, got a little bit of experience with PC repair so not an idiot (you can judge that haha) but not as much as all of you so bear with me please! Initially had an issue with the PC Being stuck in a loop and I use it...
BSOD Help and Support
New HD and Clean Install Results in Windows 7 Product Code Failure
Hello all and many thanks for any advice given. A coworker's Asus laptop crashed with a Status Oxc000000f error. He was unable to get to any other screen. I offered to try to fix it and have just run into error after error. Ultimately after everything else had failed I bought a new Hard Drive...
Installation & Setup
Windows 7 error code 0x8007045d during clean install.
Hi i am trying to help my friend out he bought his son a emachines em350 netbook with windows 7 installed. For some reason it got messesd up and he tried to do a system restore. Since then when you try to boot up its saying input a password to unlock the harddrive which we dont know. After you...
Installation & Setup
troubles installing windows (clean install) - error code 0x80070017
Hi all, Just inherited a pc, and bought a brand new 1tb hdd yesterday to install windows on. I was foolish at first by not changing any of the bios settings (was a long time since I have done an install) and just left it as it was. I got through to installing windows and it stopped at expanding...
Installation & Setup


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:06.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App