New SSD disc on laptop - the existing is crashing Tags: Laptops SSD Storage System Recovery Last response: September 30, 2013 10:55 AM in Storage Share Kindt September 30, 2013 9:51:08 AM I would like to installe new ssd, but my OS (win 7) is only available on system recovery partition. Shall I create some kind of boot disc, or are there any other ways of installing my os? More about : ssd disc laptop existing crashing RealBeast a b D Laptop a c 324 G Storage September 30, 2013 10:23:10 AM Download the image of the same version that you have from HERE and then burn to a DVD. You can also use that disk image to make a USB installer stick, for the tool and instructions go HERE. When it is running well activate it with your existing key. popatim a b D Laptop a c 906 G Storage September 30, 2013 10:39:42 AM in addition to Realbeasts excellent advice, all laptops come with a way to burn your recovery disks and I recommend that you do. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Kindt September 30, 2013 10:55:54 AM Thanks RealBeast & Popatim. I will go for downloadning an image of the os from another computer. Existing drive is restarting and trying to repairing disc errors alle the time. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAdding new SSD to existing Win7 System Forum SolvedReplacing/Upgrading Existing SSD in Laptop Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 7 Pro on a new SSD and leave all other progrms on existing HDD? Forum SolvedBest way to transfer data from existing Raid0 to new SSD/HDD setup Forum Solvedexisting Raid - 2x HDD, new SSD + brand new Windows copy on the way - how to proceed ? Forum SolvedMoving existing SSD with Win 8.1 to new hardware Forum SolvedNew computer - new SSD - migrate program (no install disc)? Forum How to install a new SSD (w/ Windows 7 Pro already installed on it) in an existing computer Forum SolvedClone a laptops pre existing windows to an ssd and still have windows working on both drives? Forum SolvedInstalling new SSD with existing HDD Forum SolvedClean install with windows 8.1 oem disc on new ssd before formatting old hdd Forum SolvedHow to add new SSD to existing partition? Forum Adding a new SSD to an existing PC with two RAID0 drives Forum SolvedNew speakers to replace existing laptop speakers. Forum Solvedwindows 8 "clean" install on a new SSD, using windows 7 from recovery disc Forum SolvedInstalling new SSD with existing hard drives - AHCI & IDE Forum Adding new RAID 1 disks to existing SSD in Gigabyte Dual Bios Forum Using existing HDD with old OS on in new computer running OS on SSD Forum Adding msata for another OS to laptop with existing SSD/OS Forum how can I clone my new ssd when I only have two sata slots both used by dvd and existing hdd? Is there a piggy back cable avai Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !