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Windows 7: Remove Windows 7 But Keeping All of My Files

21 Nov 2013   #11
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Not sure what you exactly have and want. But you have a working win7 ultimate now... correct(?)
Why not CLONE the stuff from 1.5TB disk to 500GB disk and make it bootable?

Are you sure you want to do a clean install ... so lose erverything. You have to reinstall everything afterwards!! Drivers, applications et cetera


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21 Nov 2013   #12
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Post disk management screenhot of 1.5TB and 500GB disk please. Disk Management - Post a Screen Capture Image

I need to know what is where and how much space is in use/free.
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25 Nov 2013   #13
gregrocker
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Follow these same step to Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 which cover everything that needs to be backed up, and tips for getting and keeping a perfect install.

If your new PC a Windows 8 PC it requires these special steps to Downgrade Windows 8 to Windows 7.

Please look over the steps and ask back any questions. We will work with you interactively to see that you get a perfect install.
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