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Windows 7: "Repair Your Computer" Not Working

29 May 2013   #21

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello gfroy, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Personally, I agree that when it comes to viruses, it's best to wipe the drive and start fresh. If you like, the tutorial below can show you how to do a clean install on a factory OEM computer.

Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7

Hope this helps, :)

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29 May 2013   #22


Sounds good Shawn. I'll check out that tutorial and get back to you guys with the results!
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