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Forum: Installation & Setup 37 Minutes Ago
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It won't fit if you used simplix to do all the...

It won't fit if you used simplix to do all the updates.

That is not necessarily what people will do. They might just add the nvme updates and a few drivers, e.g. usb3.

Or they might remove...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Of course it does. You might not have space in...

Of course it does. You might not have space in the parent directory partition.



Again, you might not have space, or you might be splitting a wim on your hard drive, and want to deposit the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 22 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 97
Posted By SIW2
I suggest you make a folder on C - call it...

I suggest you make a folder on C - call it something like NOT-THIS. Then MOVE evrything you don't want on your SSD into that folder.

Then you can use something that can make clones/images and...
Forum: Tutorials 1 Day Ago
Replies: 552
Views: 3,003,153
Posted By SIW2
Yes, it looks like D is the problem.

Yes, it looks like D is the problem.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
split-wim.cmd @Echo off title...

split-wim.cmd

@Echo off
title SPLITWIMCMDv1
mode con: lines=61
color 1F
chcp 437 >nul
SET TP=%~dp0
SET TP=%TP:~0,-1%
cd /d "%TP%"
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
check for the getextractpath.ini file in the BIN...

check for the getextractpath.ini file in the BIN folder

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It is best to select a drive to extract to - rather than a folder.



No, but it is easy to add an extra .cmd file to do it.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 700
Posted By SIW2
Run these from an admin command: bcdedit...

Run these from an admin command:

bcdedit /set {current} osdevice boot
bcdedit /set {current} device boot
bcdedit /set {bootmgr} device boot
bcdedit /set {memdiag} device boot
bcdedit /set...
Forum: Tutorials 1 Day Ago
Replies: 552
Views: 3,003,153
Posted By SIW2
copy ?:\windows\system32\config\regback\system...

copy ?:\windows\system32\config\regback\system ?:\windows\system32\config\system

You need to use the letter of your windows partition for both the ? above. That is the letter as seen from your...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Day Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 700
Posted By SIW2
You can make a copy of your current bcd store...

You can make a copy of your current bcd store from an admin command prompt

bcdedit /export C:\bcd-copy

That will dump a copy onto your C partition.

Then zip up the bcd-copy file and post it...
Forum: Tutorials 1 Day Ago
Replies: 552
Views: 3,003,153
Posted By SIW2
X is the winpe drive in RAM. Nothing to do with...

X is the winpe drive in RAM. Nothing to do with your hard drive.

You need to locate your windows installation partition. It can be done via diskpart commands, or it is easier to type the following...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
I just checked, there is a typo in 7updaterv21. ...

I just checked, there is a typo in 7updaterv21.

You can fix it manually. After running 7updater, the installation media should contain the file efi\BOOT\bootx64.efi

The typo missed off the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
In what way didn't it work? If the fat32...

In what way didn't it work? If the fat32 partition has the correct files, it should boot up boot.wim. The instructions at the linked article are not very clear. Efi bcd store points at...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Another option is to use Windows 7 Component...

Another option is to use Windows 7 Component Removal download | SourceForge.net (https://sourceforge.net/projects/w7cr/) to remove componenets from the image - before updating it.
Seems to work...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
This is an alternative method: How I make an...

This is an alternative method:
How I make an NTFS UEFI Bootable USB with No Rufus = Works with Secure Boot (http://theoven.org/index.php?topic=2031.0)
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Rufus works if you set it up properly, but the...

Rufus works if you set it up properly, but the rufus driver doesn't support secureboot - because MS won't sign it. If you turn secureboot off for the installation, it should work fine.

Otherwise...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By SIW2
You will have to tell bios to boot from usb. ...

You will have to tell bios to boot from usb.

There will be a key press during post to get a boot menu display. You haven't told us your laptop make and model, so we don't know what key that will...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By SIW2
Try a system restore. System Restore...

Try a system restore.

System Restore (https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/700-system-restore.html)

OPTION TWO
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
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Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Not sure what you are doing wrong. 1)...

Not sure what you are doing wrong.

1) First, it is always a good idea to use short paths without spaces.
Extract the zip file directly to the root of the drive, so you should have C:\7UPDATEv21...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 4 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 369
Posted By SIW2
if you have a spare 5.25 in bay, you might be...

if you have a spare 5.25 in bay, you might be interested in something lke this:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00K5TJJR6/ref=psdc_430435031_t2_B00P28XNG8

It has a switch so can be turned on only...
Forum: Drivers 5 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 3,639
Posted By SIW2
It depends what you mean by post install. If...

It depends what you mean by post install.

If you already have win7 installed on a regular disk and wish to add an nvme device to your machine, then you can just integrate the msu files into the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Most people use 7Updater to integrate the 200 or...

Most people use 7Updater to integrate the 200 or so windows updates into their installation media. 7updater was originally intended to use Simplix update pack.

However, the user can also answer N...
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Yes, I am aware of it. This tool can do much...

Yes, I am aware of it. This tool can do much more. It is really intended to create updated installation media.
Forum: Installation & Setup 6 Days Ago
Replies: 195
Views: 13,417
Posted By SIW2
Works fine for me: best if you don't have...

Works fine for me:

best if you don't have spaces in the path

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Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 700
Posted By SIW2
You could post a screenshot of disk managament...

You could post a screenshot of disk managament window, so we can see the partition layout.

You could also post a zipped copy of your current bcd store.
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