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Windows 7: Windows 7 Clean installiation

08 Feb 2010   #1
iraklis1987

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Windows 7 Clean installiation

I am thinking of making a fresh install of windows 7 format HDD but i dont want to lose my installled programs games etc how is this possible ?


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08 Feb 2010   #2
gregrocker
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You need to do a in-place Upgrade (aka Repair install) if you want to keep programs in-place.

Otherwise, programs must be reinstalled as they write various values to registry and install files in several places. You can't copy them over as you can your data.

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