Question about Computers & Internet
It took long time before because your harddrive has some bad indexing unit it is very common it just need some maintenance . You can upgrade or install fresh copy of windows without online. for that insert windows disk into cd/dvd rom then when you power up the computer press F1 or f2 or del or ALT +F2 key to enter in bios . Then go to boot menu and set first boot device as cd/dvd then save settings and exit. Then follow the procedure then choose r for enter in recovery console then type in prompt 'chkdsk /r" without "" then press enter then it fix and recover errors on harddrive then after that process restart it then again boot computer with windows disk this time choose R for repair previous windows if you want old windows back if you want to install new windows then select new windows installation format 1 drive then it install windows on it. Let me know if you need further assistance. Thanks for using FixYa.
Posted on Aug 03, 2010
A good idea from qualify techinician, but to me there is no need for him to reinstall another windows, he may get his windows cd drive for upgrade of updated a service pack 2 to update his current windows tnx for using fixya.com
Posted on Jul 09, 2012
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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