Windows 7 Starter Edition Download

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Found 23rd Feb 2011
Hi all

my hdd in my hp mini laptop has died it keeps on clicking and does nothing else.
i have now bought a new hdd but need a copy of windows 7 starter edition

anyone know where i can download one from? or buy just the media as coa is underneath the netbook


Original Poster

ah brill thanks dcx i have a iso for Home premium so will use that many thanks

I dont think you can buy or download Windows 7 Starter.

It is only available as a OEM pre-install on netbooks.

You should be able to get a recovery CD from the company who makes the netbook.


Here's the Microsoft link to home premium 32 bit (keep … Here's the Microsoft link to home premium 32 bit (keep reading):http://msft-dnl.digitalrivercontent.net/msvista/pub/X15-65732/X15-65732.iso

Just downloading this thanks.

I note it says "msvista" in the path name, is this 7 or Vista?

Original Poster


It should be correct, it's from … It should be correct, it's from here:http://downloadsquad.switched.com/2009/10/28/direct-download-ISO-dvd-for-windows-7-student-upgrade/I've used the links for pro x86 and x64 so can confirm they are definitely windows 7. Can't confirm the home premium ones.

all wworked a treat thanks dcx
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