vista to 7 upgrade fail

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Installation' started by thewigster, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. thewigster

    thewigster New Member

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    tried twice now , once to upgrade once to clean install but both time after completing pc reoots to black screen with a cursor , nothing else, cant type cant do a thing.
    ive looked in the recovery menu and the c/ has got windows 7 installed but cant access it.
    any ideas cause its lost me??
     
  2. busydog

    busydog New Member

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    You might try a repair from the Win7 DVD but I suspect a corrupted DVD. You didn't say whether you created it or not. If you did, try burning at X4.
     
  3. Nibiru2012

    Nibiru2012 New Member

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    Check out the following from Windows 7 News website:


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    This should be a help for you! Always do a clean install, rather than an udpgrade.
     
  4. thewigster

    thewigster New Member

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    it was an aio activated disc i aquired from a techy friend , has worked fine on 3/4 machines thats what i cant understand
     

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