I have a toshiba a300 with windows vista and i reformatted once and after that i Tags: Windows Vista Toshiba Laptops Product Last response: April 28, 2011 6:43 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share alp_69 April 21, 2011 3:22:32 AM I have been going through blue screens for the last year and do not want to get rid of my data but just actually get rid of vista and put windows 7 but dont know how to do that exactly. More about : toshiba a300 windows vista reformatted hang-the-9 a b D Laptop April 21, 2011 3:48:53 PM Buy a new hard-drive for the laptop http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... , install Windows 7 on the new drive http://www.newegg.com/Store/SubCategory.aspx?SubCategor.... Buy an external enclosure for the old drive to copy your data over and as a backup http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168.... It looks like that laptop has drivers available for Windows 7 so you should be fine. alp_69 April 28, 2011 6:43:49 AM dankishoun Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumToshiba A300 Randomly Shuts Down - HELP! ForumVista freezes for few minutes after booting ForumChicony 2.0 usb camera for A300 toshiba laptop ForumComputer Restarts Randomly In Windows 7 ForumUpgrading to Windows Vista 64-Bit from 32-Bit on new SSD ForumToshiba Satellite A200 Random Shutdown ForumRecover files from reformatted hard drive ForumToshiba Bios update trashed my laptop ForumToshiba satellite l305 s5875 wont boot after Windows Vista update ForumArticle: Vista 's Flaws Surface Again on Eve of Windows 7 Beta ForumTrying to DOWNGRADE Toshiba laptop from Vista to XP ForumCannot find C:\ WINDOWS \SysWOW64\SYSPREP\Hide cmd.exe Toshiba Satellite Forum[Solved] Windows 7 Won\'t Boot After RAM upgrade ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumIn fourteen days my thumb has worn off the texture on my spacebar. Has anyone e ForumAfter encrypting external hdd can i acess it in xp ForumWindows 7 does not recognize ipod Forum[Solved] Reload Windows 7 x64 HP on brand new Acer Aspire 5253 ForumHow do I reboot if my laptop won't start windows? ForumI have an acer 4520 laptop with power on problems More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !