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 Reply to Kevin Durant ranco58 June 15, 2013 7:51:02 PM In short NO Ranco58 Reply to ranco58 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. Reply to kenrivers Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumInstalling Windows on new Pc Build VIA Recovery Disc ForumSolvedwindows 8 "clean" install on a new SSD, using windows 7 from recovery disc ForumSolvedWindows 7 "not genuine" after installing recovery disc. Why? ForumSolvedNew build pc- windows xp 32 bit oem then windows 7 upgrade disc ForumCan't install Windows 7 onto new build via USB (formatted by Mac) ForumSolvedBIOS works but PC shuts down during installing Windows 8 - New Build ForumFormated my disc and re-installed windows. Any help on recovery??? ForumSolvedNew build, bios recognizes dvd drive/HDD but not windows 7 disc ForumSolvedTrying to install a new hdd from recovery drive, windows 8 ForumInstall windows xp recovery disc from flash drive ForumSolvedNew PC Build Fresh Windows 8 OEM Install Screen Flickering and Resetting ForumWindows not listed in Recovery Mode on Install Disc ForumRe-installing Acer recovery discs on a repaired PC ForumSolvedNew PC setup requires Windows installing? ForumSolvedproblems with a new custom build pc when instaling windows 7 pro ForumSolvedWill installing Ubuntu 13.10 ruin Windows (BTW I am not a newbie, i am just not sure cuz my pc is new..) ForumCan I install windows 7 Upgrade disc on new ssd from current activated windows 7 on hdd ForumSolvedWindows 7 Upgrade disc for new build ForumSolvedBest choice for installing WIN 8 on new pc build? ForumSolvedTrouble Installing Windows 8 on New Build More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !