I need help installing Win7 on my XP Home PC

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July 13, 2010 at 06:21:36
Specs: Windows XP
Hai frnds... i want to install windows 7 on my system presently having windows xp home edition/sp2 as my os. i want to format my c drive and install windows 7. but the problem is my sys is not detecting the dvd in booting time. i had employed evry thing that i know. i checked my bios settings. no problm there... can any one suggest me a solution....!!!!!

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#1
July 13, 2010 at 07:47:13
Your PC does have a DVD drive not just a CD drive?

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#2
July 13, 2010 at 07:57:37
did you try the windows 7 advisor before attempting the install?

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#3
July 13, 2010 at 23:33:19
as above, you can download a copy of windows 7, and save it on a seperate partition, or usb stick and load it from there if you do not have a dvd drive, but first run win 7 compatability tool.

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#4
July 14, 2010 at 02:39:33
ya my pc is having a dvd drive.
and i also tried windows 7 advisor. it advised to run a custom installation not an upgrade...

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