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Windows 7: Upgrading from RC to retail (upgrade version)

15 Feb 2010   #31

Windows 7 RC

Alright, thanks for the tip. Will do.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Feb 2010   #32

Windows 10 Pro X64

Michael, you can use one of the free partition managers from here:
Free Partitioning Software (Partition Editors, Managers, and Recovery Tools)

I've used the first 2 listed, GParted LiveCD and Partition Logic successfully to resize partitions. Both of these are iso images you download and create a bootable CD from, then boot the CD to do the partitioning.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2010   #33

Windows 7 RC

Edit: Nevermind this post, by the time I got back from posting it it progressed...
My System SpecsSystem Spec

16 Feb 2010   #34

Windows 7 RC

Well guys, it worked. The upgrade went flawlessly and everything is intact.
Thank you very much for everyone who helped me out here guys, it was very, very helpful.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2010   #35
Microsoft MVP


Amazing, every time it's reported: The in-place Upgrade which users like the most is from RC to RTM.

Can only be because they have been using the (beta buggy) RC so the RTM is such a quality improvement it is a shock.

Imagine how happy they'd be with a clean install!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Feb 2010   #36

Windows 7 RC

Thank again Gregrocker, you've been most helpful.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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