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Windows 7: Problems and errors trying to reinstall Windows 7

17 May 2015   #21


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Let`s s start at the beginning.

What are you trying to use to install windows ?

And how did you set it up, if you created it ?

From post #16 it sounds like you are trying to use a normal installer dvd or usb stick to install windows onto a UEFI motherboard bios and a GPT partition styled hard drive or ssd. You can`t do that.
why not? i'm following the instructions on the website link
UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
I told you what to do if it failed. Did you even read my post?

greg you've given me a bunch of info. tbh it's confusing me.

i'm trying to do this again as i needed to step away before throwing the laptop outta the window..

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 May 2015   #22


i should've read it more closely. the repair option in the installation did the trick. thanks greg
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