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 c 209 $ 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 i have a laptop with a blank HDD, i need windows 7 home premium 64bit installation files, where can i get them Forum SolvedHow to wipe HDD without removing OS (Windows 7)? Forum Fully Wipe HDD Before Installing Windows on SSD Forum SolvedInstalled Windows 8 onto my new SSD; how do I wipe the old TB HDD? Forum SolvedWhich HDD should I install 64-bit Windows 7 on? Forum SolvedWindows re-install, need to wipe 2nd hdd? Forum SolvedNeed to wipe data from internal HDD for reuse, Windows 7 Forum SolvedInstalling windows 7 after wipe Forum How do I wipe my hard drive clean and how do I install windows 7? 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 SolvedHave problem with OEM Win 7 64-bit installed on older machine that was upgraded with new memory, reformatted HDD for use by wi Forum CPU Gets Too High After Installing Major Updates on Windows 7 64bit Home Premium Forum I am installing Windows 7 Pro 64-bit on a WD Black 1TB 7500 rpm hard drive Forum SolvedHave a LEGAL new Sony laptop with Windows 8.0, wanting to downgrade to Windows 7. Both 64bit. Have new 2.5" SSD to install. Forum SolvedInstalling Windows 7 on new SSD, what happens to old HDD that had Windows 7 first? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !