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I can't reinstall Windows Vista for Dell Vostro 1700

I have a Dell Vostro 1700 suport Windows Vista basic when change the new HDD I can't restore or reinstall the system (when it 70% completed it didn't run continue. Maybe the reinstall system have a mistake (I setup from DVD, and copy it to the HDD but the same not OK). Everybody can you help me. Thanks

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  • King_B Feb 24, 2009

    Same problem but I have Vista Professional. It gets about 70% done then won't go beyond. I have tried the disk that came with the laptop and even a new copy of Vista.

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The vostro 1700 was never meant to run anything newer than windows xp, major driver conflicts, there are workarounds but if you don't know what you're doing, bring it to a professional. otherwise install XP or windows 7.yes windows 7 works fine on vostro laptops

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My e-mail address is ihab2009@live.se add me to your msn will take u throw et i have same problem

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One of those choices should be to disable automatic restart on system failure. (or words very similar to that.) Use this choice to get into safe mode if you can, or into regualar windows.

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Don't choose safe mode.

If you have in the F8 options, a Recovery Console select that and run at the command prompt:

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That will look for and repair disk errors.

Otherwise, look for and select Restore my computer, from this F8 menu.

Failing that you will need a copy of Vista or XP but if you have a 64bit OS like Vista64 you will need a copy of that.

Let me know what happens. But, I won't be online for much longer so I'll send a message to a friend of mine in Ireland who can help you further since he's in a different time zone.

Regards,
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