Installing Windows on new Pc Build VIA Recovery Disc Last response: June 15, 2013 10:06 PM in Windows 7 Share Kevin Durant June 15, 2013 12:53:11 PM Could I use my friends windows 7 recovery disc (Dell XPS 8500) to install windows on a newly built pc More about : installing windows build recovery disc ranco58 June 15, 2013 7:51:02 PM In short NO Ranco58 m 0 l kenrivers June 15, 2013 10:06:45 PM ranco58 is correct. The answer is no. Your best option is to buy a legitimate copy of Windows 7 and install it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Installing Windows on new Pc Build VIA Recovery Disc Forum SolvedHow to do a fresh Windows 8.1 install on new pc build with no disc? Forum Solvedwindows 8 "clean" install on a new SSD, using windows 7 from recovery disc Forum SolvedWindows 7 "not genuine" after installing recovery disc. Why? Forum SolvedI needed the cd to install win7 OS for the very first time on new build pc.....it start up well and I booted up from the disc, Forum SolvedNew build pc- windows xp 32 bit oem then windows 7 upgrade disc Forum SolvedHELP! in setting up BIOS for a new PC build & Installing Windows Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 without recovery disks on a new SSD Forum Can't install Windows 7 onto new build via USB (formatted by Mac) Forum Need help installing Windows 8 with OEM Key. (New Harddrive and no Recovery Disk) Forum SolvedBIOS works but PC shuts down during installing Windows 8 - New Build Forum Formated my disc and re-installed windows. Any help on recovery??? Forum SolvedClean install with windows 8.1 oem disc on new ssd before formatting old hdd Forum Install windows xp recovery disc from flash drive Forum SolvedNew pc build - can I install windows 7 trial first than windows 8? Forum Windows not listed in Recovery Mode on Install Disc Forum SolvedNew build, bios recognizes dvd drive/HDD but not windows 7 disc Forum SolvedInstalling windows on a new pc Forum Install new hard drive Inspiron 1750 can I use recovery discs Forum SolvedQuestion about installing Windows 8 on a new PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !