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Windows 7: cloned Windows 7, need to change PATHNAME to drive D?

16 Feb 2010   #11

W7, Xp Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Petoskey View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by computersplus View Post
you are fighting a loosing battle here do it right and reinstall
Ok, can I just back up the registry and apply it to the new installation? and then copy the Program Files list back over as well?
Hi, you seem to have a history with similar problems on these forums.

you are fighting a loosing battle here do it right and reinstall

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16 Feb 2010   #12

XP Vista 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by computersplus View Post
trying to do all these shortcuts will only lead to more trouble format and full reinstall OS and programs
Alright, I'll just back up my Documents and stuff on my 7 and just reinstall it. You're right about it leading to more problems. Software doesn't like to be changes, especially OSes and drive letters. If I just keep doing run arounds I'll just cause more problems and waste time.

I'ma install it after everything is backed, thanks for the help
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16 Feb 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

now your on the right track you'll be glad you did!
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