Solved Will installing Windows 7 64-bit wipe my HDD Tags: Windows 7 Windows XP Hard Drives Last response: July 7, 2014 11:13 AM in Windows XP Share Lucifer666 July 7, 2014 11:10:29 AM Connected an old HDD to my second PC today. It's got Windows XP and I'm not used to it at all. I want to install Windows 7 64-bit from a USB drive. Will I need to backup some useful files or will it just overwrite the Windows files? More about : installing windows bit wipe hdd Reply to Lucifer666 Best solution rgd1101 a b $ Windows 7 July 7, 2014 11:13:41 AM always backup Reply to rgd1101 Share Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedCorrupt Windows 7; No Installation Disk! Can I wipe the HDD from cmd.exe? Forum SolvedCan I wipe my SSD now using Windows 7 Home 32-bit, to reformat to Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1 ? Is that the best thing to do to m Forum SolvedHow to wipe HDD without removing OS (Windows 7)? Forum Fully Wipe HDD Before Installing Windows on SSD Forum SolvedWindows re-install, need to wipe 2nd hdd? Forum SolvedNeed to wipe data from internal HDD for reuse, Windows 7 Forum SolvedWhich HDD should I install 64-bit Windows 7 on? Forum SolvedInstalling windows 7 after wipe Forum Can I connect SSD with bad Windows 7 install via SATA/USB to notebook running Windows 7SP1 so as to wipe entire SSD clean Forum SolvedRaid 0 to SSD + HDD for Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Forum SolvedInstalled windows 8.1 Enterprise trial on new HDD now I cant install 8.1 OEM 64bit Forum SolvedHow to Clean install windows 8.1 pro 64bit on a 32bit windows 8.1 MBR Hdd Forum Windows 7 (64-bit) not detecting my Seagate Barracuda HDD after replacing it with the exact same version Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 Via Flash Drive (Old HDD) Forum Issue with installing Windows 7 Professional 64-bit from USB? Forum Solvedinstalling Windows 7 from my HDD to my SDD. Do I need to re install Drivers and will the HDD be recognized? Forum Moving windows 7 Professional (64-bit) from HDD to SSD Forum Can't detect HD installing Windows 7 64bit Forum SolvedAllocating the ~700 GB in Seagate barracuda 3TB HDD in Windows 7 64bit Forum SolvedInstalling 64-bit Windows 7 from USB Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !