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Windows 7: How to format and reinstall Windows 7 ?

21 Jun 2013   #1
West701

Windows 8 Pro 64bit
 
 
How to format and reinstall Windows 7 ?

I purchased a laptop on ebay with Windows 7 Ultimate pre-installed. For security reasons I don't feel comfortable using the computer without formatting the hard drive first. How would I go about doing this ?

Thanks,


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21 Jun 2013   #2
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

West701

Take a look at the tutorial below

Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7
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21 Jun 2013   #3
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

More help.

Clean Install Windows 7

And Welcome to SevenForums :)
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21 Jun 2013   #4
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

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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?



You can order OEM Recovery disks from your OEM manufacturer's website.
Most OEM's will ship Recovery DVD's for FREE, (may be a postage fee)
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