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Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
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Posted By SIW2
It might be a bit large with all 8 images. ...

It might be a bit large with all 8 images.

After you have finished , you can delete images 1-4 , then export the install.wim using maximum compression.

For a professional looking finish, you...
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By SIW2
dism ++ will automatically run in English. You...

dism ++ will automatically run in English.
You don't need instructions - it is obvious.
Forum: Installation & Setup 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By SIW2
After you have used dism++ to updated image 1...

After you have used dism++ to updated image 1 and saved it 4 times, you want to change the editions of images 6,7, and 8.

Use my dism7.exe to make it simple

Browse to wim
Browse to a mount...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By SIW2
Yes. dism++ can mount, download the database,...

Yes. dism++ can mount, download the database, scan, download and install the updates. It uses the differ engine - so it only downloads the needed parts of the updates.
After INCREMENTAL saving the...
Forum: Installation & Setup 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By SIW2
After saving 4 incemental images , your...

After saving 4 incemental images , your install.wim now contains

Images
1 HomeBasic
2 HomePremium
3 Professional
4 Ultimate
5 HomeBasic (updated)
6 HomeBasic (updated)
7 HomeBasic (updated)
Forum: Installation & Setup 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By SIW2
I suggest you use dism++ Dism++ | New Windows...

I suggest you use dism++
Dism++ | New Windows Utility (https://www.chuyu.me/en/index.html)

These are the steps with dism++

1. mount image 1

2. ( make sure the mounted image is highlighted...
Forum: Backup and Restore 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By SIW2
Last I heard, that is the case for normal retore...

Last I heard, that is the case for normal retore points.


If you use windows system image, shadow storage is created on the drive you store the system image. The resore points in there do not...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 23 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
Updated x86 boot media. Minor bug fixes, updated...

Updated x86 boot media. Minor bug fixes, updated drivers, added drivers for Ryzen, new versions of Aomei Backupper, PartAssist,WinNtSetup, Recuva, Dism++,DiskGenius, added shadowcopyview.

32 bit...
Forum: Software 1 Day Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 192
Posted By SIW2
minitool imaging giveaway

For any minitool partition wizard fans:

There is a giveaway of their imaging program at GOTD -only a few hours left. The GOTD reg key also works with the trial Pro download from minitool site
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
I will probably do an updated version of that x86...

I will probably do an updated version of that x86 iso soon.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
Yes, an ssd is a worthwhile upgrade for most...

Yes, an ssd is a worthwhile upgrade for most laptops.

That wasn't the original question.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
Making C system and deleting the litlle 300mb...

Making C system and deleting the litlle 300mb thing is fine. I have done it hundreds of times.

I have no idea why the other posters are contradicting me. They should know better.

As an...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 1 Day Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By SIW2
mrjimphelps, $129.99 is probably more than...

mrjimphelps,

$129.99 is probably more than the machine cost. Computer shops in the UK have win7 HomePremium system builder for about $50-$60. Win 10 Home system builder is about the same cost.
...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
The 300mb partition was just to get people "used...

The 300mb partition was just to get people "used to" the idea tha MS implements a separate system partition for UEFI/gpt systems. You don't need a separate "system" partition.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 1 Day Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 482
Posted By SIW2
There are only 4 partition slots in an mbr...

There are only 4 partition slots in an mbr partition table. All 4 slots are occupied because you currently have 4 partitions.

The simplest solution to make your 2nd partition the system partition...
Forum: Installation & Setup 2 Days Ago
Replies: 47
Views: 3,322
Posted By SIW2
Regular windows 10 iso includes both Pro and Home...

Regular windows 10 iso includes both Pro and Home editions.
Forum: General Discussion 3 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 9,532
Posted By SIW2
Format the drive. Then run checkdisk If that...

Format the drive.
Then run checkdisk
If that is ok, proceed with the installation.

To format the drive select "Drive options Advanced"

STEP 7 here:
Clean Install Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help...
Forum: Backup and Restore 4 Days Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 1,019
Posted By SIW2
As previously,mentioned you can create a system...

As previously,mentioned you can create a system image.

If you have restore point created previously that you want to keep, you can mount it and create an image of it.

A simple way to do that is...
Forum: General Discussion 4 Days Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 9,532
Posted By SIW2
That is usually because there is somthing wrong...

That is usually because there is somthing wrong with the media. A poor/scratched dvd, or a bad image burn to the disc.

Try burning another dvd.

Or extract the iso to usb using this:
(just...
Forum: Software 4 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 373
Posted By SIW2
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Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 3,078
Posted By SIW2
You can also load the bcd hive in bootice and...

You can also load the bcd hive in bootice and delete errant entries ( such as an ntldr (xp) entry if it is there)


Bootice
If you are using x64 operating system, you can use either version. If...
Forum: General Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 3,078
Posted By SIW2
1. admin command prompt: diskpart sel vol...

1. admin command prompt:

diskpart
sel vol c
act
exi
bcdboot c:\windows /s c:

2. If you have any difficulty after that, try hitting it with bootsect. It isn't in the installed version of...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 6 Days Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By SIW2
If the drivers are in an .exe file, you should be...

If the drivers are in an .exe file, you should be able to run it to install them ..

If they are in .inf, .cat, .sys the you can use something like dism++ to install them for you.

Dism++ | New...
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 50
Views: 9,532
Posted By SIW2
As there seems to be problem with your recovery...

As there seems to be problem with your recovery media, you can get the regular installation media easily enough. Check your PM.
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By SIW2
It easy enough to clean install win7. You could...

It easy enough to clean install win7. You could use your original win7 key and keep the one you have since bought for something else ( that is if you have recently purchased another one - not clear...
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