Closed Windows 7 Install Problems Tags: Data Recovery Windows 7 Laptops Last response: January 31, 2012 9:14 PM in Windows 7 Share Sgreenslade November 22, 2010 10:44:26 AM I am re0installing Windows 7 on a laptop using the recovery disks. Everything is okay until it gets to SETUP IS UPDATING REGISTRY SETTINGS and it just freezes there. More about : windows install problems Best solution verbalizer a b $ Windows 7 November 22, 2010 7:14:21 PM you need to perform a clean install now, registry is corrupted and will not work. clean install means formatting of the drive (blank) and then installing the OS. also called fresh install. Share Mousemonkey a b $ Windows 7 January 31, 2012 9:14:38 PM Best answer selected by mousemonkey. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey a b $ Windows 7 January 31, 2012 9:14:40 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFresh Windows 7 install problems, BSOD and Windows updates issues Forum SolvedClean Install Windows 7 Problems Forum SolvedWindows 7 USB install problems Forum SolvedWindows 7 USB install problems Forum Problems with Windows 7 install Forum SolvedWindows 7 Install Problems Forum SolvedSSD Windows 7 install problems Forum Problems trying to install windows 7 onto a computer running Windows 8. Forum SolvedMSI Z87-G45 problems with Samsung ssd on Windows 7 Installation? Forum SolvedWindows 7 install problems Forum SolvedWindows 7 Installation Problems Forum SolvedWindows 7 install problems Forum Solvedhow to fix HDD problem to install windows 7? Forum Problems doing a clean Windows 7 install from (second) Sata DVD drive - not the main IDE DVD drive Forum SolvedBOOTMGR problem>Fresh Windows 7 install>Error code = :( Forum CANNOT INSTALL Office 2007 sp3 on a laptop with windows 7. any known problems? Forum SolvedClean install - Windows 7 problem after using DBAN Forum Problems when trying to install Windows 7 on a new SSD in ASUS UL30A Forum SolvedWindows 7 Ultimate x64 install problem Forum SolvedWindows 7 install problem Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !