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    Trying to install windows 7 to a partition but keep getting this message....

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    Original Poster Banned

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    Original Poster Banned

    I've formatted the drive and tried booting to disk, tried upgrade and custom install, to no prevail. Whats wrong ?

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    is the partition formatted yet?

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    jubbyme;8536154

    is the partition formatted yet?



    Did it from boot to disk option and the right click format option on my computer. It was the initial partition before I installed the partition im currently using

    Original Poster Banned

    It was originally 'C:\' but seem to move itself to 'E:\'. I'm wondering if it has something to do with the C drive being categorised as system

    ryman1000;8536179

    It was originally 'C:\' but seem to move itself to 'E:\'. I'm wondering … It was originally 'C:\' but seem to move itself to 'E:\'. I'm wondering if it has something to do with the C drive being categorised as system



    Is there any other operating system loaded?

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    bigfoot100;8536219

    Is there any other operating system loaded?



    Windows XP on partition drive D

    I had this problem on my brother computer, I deleted the System Reserve partition and it installed ok after that. Think it was because Windows 7 tried to install some kind of boot files to the C:\ which didn't have enough space.

    Could you try formatting again and leaving as unallocated space?

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    Spriggan;8536274

    I had this problem on my brother computer, I deleted the System Reserve … I had this problem on my brother computer, I deleted the System Reserve partition and it installed ok after that. Think it was because Windows 7 tried to install some kind of boot files to the C:\ which didn't have enough space.



    Just deleted an unknown partition and left it as unallocated space. Hopefully it'll work now. Rep left for any help, ty

    Update : Now installing :-D

    ryman1000;8536361

    Just deleted an unknown partition and left it as unallocated space. … Just deleted an unknown partition and left it as unallocated space. Hopefully it'll work now. Rep left for any help, tyUpdate : Now installing :-D



    nice one :thumbsup:
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