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Windows 7: installing Win 7 over a Vista

11 Nov 2018   #21
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3

Hi RoWin7,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RoWin7 View Post
It eventually got past the boot last night, and Windows started installing, then stopped and said it couldn't install.
What did the error message say?

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11 Nov 2018   #22

Windows 7 HP 64

Maybe your ODD drive isn't working as it should. Try to install from a USB flash disk.
Use Rufus - Create bootable USB drives the easy way to transfer the iso files to the flash disk.
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