What is clean install? Tags: Clean Install Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: December 28, 2010 1:13 PM in Windows 7 Share omnisome December 28, 2010 12:50:19 PM I am going in the custom installation on the Win7 Home Premium, family pack 32bit upgrade version. Does "Clean Install" mean teh same as a reformat of the HDD? Some explain this confusing thing to me! Thanks More about : clean install SR-71 Blackbird a c 309 $ Windows 7 December 28, 2010 1:13:11 PM yes it will help you reformat and do clean install! http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Installing-... great tips here! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumClean Windows 7 Pro 64bit install ... what is this "F" drive? ForumWindows 7 clean install hangs at starting windows screen ForumClean Install of Windows 7 lead to no sound? ForumCompleted new build & Windows 7 Pro Upgrade clean install - Now what ? ForumHow to Clean Install Windows 7 ForumError 0x80070002 while making a clean install of windows 7 x64 ForumCrossfireX not working with clean install of Windows 8 ForumCan't read CD during part of clean install ForumPossible Hardware Failure - OS wont boot even with Clean Install ForumCloning HDD vs Clean Install Forumwhat apps do you add after a clean windows install ? ForumWindows failed to start after clean install ForumQuestions on using Win8 Upgrade for Clean Install and such (Help) ForumNeed a Clean Install of Windows 7 Home Premium ForumPerformance Issues after Clean Windows 7 Install ForumClean install vs. Clone/relation with content on other drives. ForumLaptop can't find network adapter after clean windows 7 install Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" Forum[Solved] Win 7 fresh install boot order ForumWhat is the max size of any single file in windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !