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Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2010
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Posted By RobGallow
Yeah, I've seen people post varying results in...

Yeah, I've seen people post varying results in numerous threads.

Some installations just accept the key, but you need to activate manually rather than automated.

Mine wasn't having a bar of the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 5,075
Posted By RobGallow
No, basically the process was: 1. Install...

No, basically the process was:

1. Install fresh Windows 7 (Upgrade media) and it wouldn't allow the key from the upgrade software to be input, obviously because I'd removed the XP HDD and it...
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 5,075
Posted By RobGallow
Ok, so install all completed and registered. ...

Ok, so install all completed and registered.

Rather than use the registry edit I just upgraded the in place windows 7 installation, quite a smooth transition and accepted the key without issues....
Forum: Installation & Setup 27 Dec 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 5,075
Posted By RobGallow
Thanks Greg, Yes, right on the money at...

Thanks Greg,

Yes, right on the money at this point, the installation went through smoothly (besides an annyonance of not finding KB / mouse on USB at the start).

So I've installed and left...
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Dec 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 5,075
Posted By RobGallow
Thanks Ignatzatsonic, I'll give that a go,...

Thanks Ignatzatsonic,

I'll give that a go, the hacks was more the registry edit referred to at:

Clean Install Windows 7 with Upgrade Media...
Forum: Installation & Setup 26 Dec 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 5,075
Posted By RobGallow
Upgrade Installation - To new SSD From XP

Morning All,

Firstly, Merry Xmas.

On to what I'm trying to achieve, my current machine is running XP SP3, I've recently purchased a 120Gb SSD drive, the current OS resides on a 320Gb standard...
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