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Windows 7: Partition problems installing Win 7

22 Feb 2013   #11


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by puckbag View Post
Thanks for all your help I really appreciate it. I was able to get my wife to send me the model number of the laptop. It is a Samsung and the model # is NP355V5C-A02CA and yes 64 bit. Thanks.
NP355V5C -
Click on "Drivers"
Download all drivers for win7 x64. And put on usb stick or DVD. After win7 has been installed....
Unzip one driver... and run setup.exe or install.exe or something like that.
Then second driver and so on.

start with wireless stuff.

To clean install win7 UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with
Once again thank you..I will work on this tonight and report back.
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22 Feb 2013   #12
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Follow these steps to Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7.

Watch this video to better understand UEFI BIOS:

If you want to use the UEFI function then you'll need to install using UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with - Windows 7 Forums in addition to turning off Secure Boot in BIOS.

If you don't want to mess with UEFI now but would rather install normally to an MBR disk then follow these steps to Bypass UEFI to Install WIn7

Be sure to make your Samsung Recovery media first so you have an easy path back to Win8 if you ever decide you want to get rid of the machine.
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