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How to install Windows 7 on a HD with vista running on it
Jan 20, 2010, 7:46 PM
I bought myself a new computer, but i kept the HD of my old one, I don't have the computer yet, but i want to be prepared to install everything^^,
So here's my question: How do I install windows 7 on a Hard drive with vista running on it?
Will this cause problems or do i just have to insert the windows 7 disc and format the hard drive?
Feb 4, 2010
install windows vista running
Feb 3, 2010, 4:08 AM
Feb 3, 2010, 11:12 AM
Either what the content of the link says, or partition the hard drive and install W7 on it if you want to hold onto Vista.
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Feb 3, 2010, 12:25 PM
Here's a good tutorial for you:
Feb 4, 2010, 2:47 AM
Here is a superb tutorial for you
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