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Windows 7: Reinstallation issues.

28 Feb 2010   #11
Night Hawk

W7 Ultimate x64/W10 Pro x64 dual boot main build-remote pc W10 Pro x64 Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64

Sounds like you are seeing only a partial copy of the setup files to the drive. You may have a problem with the optical drive itself if the 7 disk is free of any scratches or finger prints.

Some general system information here might be a help. With the live GParted cd you can tell if the optical drive is acting if that fails to load fully as well as see the actual partitions on the drive itself. You can selectly nuke the C primary while still keeping the second storage partition intact.

From there you can create a new primary with either GParted while still booted live there or boot with the 7 dvd to use the MS drive tools as part of another attempt. Sometimes simply reformatting a partition isn't enough to see a good working installation go on.

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