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Windows 7: Help me installing 7

31 Jan 2010   #1
vikrantsjs

windows 7
 
 
Help me installing 7

my processor is intel p4 2.4
i have 1 GB RAM
I HAVE WINDOWS XP INSTALLED , AS I HAVE ALREADY TELL THAT I CAN'T install 7 from DVD it says code 5 error on booting from dvd.
i have installed XP currently .
i extract the ISO file,- run setup-installed it to my other partition -it installs completely(32 bit)
then i have 2 OS first in my C drive- xp , second in my E drive -7
then i use it approx. 8-9 day then i boot from XP cd & remove the C partition
& restart. when i restart, my pc was not booting from windows 7.
it says "BOOTMGR COMPRESSED" then i format my C & E DRIVE
& re-install xp and repeat the same - but it continue to say that my bootmgr compressed


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31 Jan 2010   #2
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

If you remove win XP and 7 wont boot you should try running win 7 disk and select startup repair to recover boot files, you may need to run this upto 3 times to sort the problem.

If you still encounter the code 5 problem and it wont boot from win 7 disk then create a recovery disc and burn it to cd and it should work from there
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31 Jan 2010   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Burn your Win7 DVD using ImgBurn at 4x speed with Verify.

Then clean the HD first before install: Boot DVD>Repair console>Recovery tools, open Command Line, type:
DISKPART
LIST DISK
SELECT DISK # (for Windows 7 disk)
clean
create partition primary
select partition 1
assign letter=c:
active
format
exit

Now attempt Custom install from booted DVD.,

If this fails, try installing from USB flash stick: Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool
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