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Windows 7: Standalone OpenSUSE on PC but want WINDOWS

17 Sep 2013   #1

Standalone OpenSUSE on PC but want WINDOWS

Hey guys.

I recently bought a pc with OpenSUSE installed on it. Generally I can figure these things out on my own, but I have searched for DAYS and can't figure out how to remove the Standalone OpenSUSE, and install my Windows 7 that I own.

I have a windows 7 disk in my dvd rom but the GRUB bootloader doesn't recognize it, so it automatically boots to the Linux distro.....


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17 Sep 2013   #2
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Boot the WIn7 DVD to Clean Install Windows 7, deleting all partitions using the Drive Options in Steps 7 and 8 to create and Format New partition(s) as you wish.

Or after deleting all to Unallocated Space. highlight the space and just click Next and the installer will do it for you.
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18 Sep 2013   #3

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To clean install:
1) Clean the HD Drive, using Step one in this tutorial:
SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation
2a) clean install with the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disk.
2b) Clean Install Windows 7
2c) UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with
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