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Hmmm..not too pretty, indeed..don't know of any way to do that, unless you can tape it together, and make it work one time..might ask a disk recovery pro to take a shot at it

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How to Transfer Files from PC to PC?


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How to Boot and Install Windows 7 from a USB (even without an ISO file)


While searching in internet I found 3 ways of doing this thing. I will explain all of them here.
1st Method: (The simple one) * Requires a valid ISO image.
Download Microsoft's official tool to install Windows 7 from your USB stick.
Links below:
From CNET: http://download.cnet.com/Windows-7-U...?tag=mncol;pop
MS Store: http://images2.store.microsoft.com/p...B-DVD-tool.exe - Microsoft Store Info Here.
To install the Windows 7 USB/DVD Download tool:


  1. Click to open the Windows 7 USB/DVD Download tool installation file.
  2. When you are prompted to either save the file to disk or run it, choose Run.
  3. Follow the steps in the setup dialogs. You'll have the option to specify where to install the Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool.
Note: You need to be an administrator on the computer you are installing the Windows 7 USB/DVD Download tool on. The tool requires the Microsoft .NET Framework version 2.0 or higher.
2nd Method: (Reliable method, Supports multiple types of image files) Requirements:
Now insert the USB drive, run UNetbootin, and select Disk Image as ISO( or select the type of image file of which you have).
Browse your local drive for Windows 7 that you downloaded and click Open.
Now Select Type as USB and choose the drive.Once done, it will look like a bit similar to the screenshot shown below.

unetbootinmainwindows77.png Click OK and it will begin extracting all installation files to the USB drive. The whole process will take some time(10-15 minutes), so have patience.
Once the installation is complete, reboot your computer. Now while your system is starting up press the appropriate button(usually F1, F2, F12, ESC, Backspace, or Escape) to bring up Bios Boot Menu. Change the startup order to boot USB by default, usually you will have to press F6 to move the selected USB device on top. Once done, save changes and restart the system.
3rd Method:( Try this if both above methods are not working) Using Ultra ISO application.
1) Download the free UltraISO trial by clicking on this
2) Start UltraISO as administrator
3) "Burn" the iso image to the USB stick by following these steps
With UltraISO:
- Open the image of Vista/Win7 with UltraISO
- Under BOOTABLE tab choose WRITE DISK IMAGE
- Choose your USB stick under "Disk Drive"
- Choose a method (It's recommended to use USB-HDD+)
- Press Write
PS: Make sure to change your BOOT order in BIOS to boot from your USB drive first.

on Oct 06, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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I just aquired a Dell PC that is newer than my HP PC. I have no idea on how to move all my files and programs over with out loosing anything. Can you send me some instructions through email? Thanks, ...


You cannot just move your programs over, you need to install your programs using the various program installation CDs, because the installation process copies DLL files as well as putting data onto the registery file.
You can copy your data files from your HP PC to a USB memory stick and then plug this USB memory stick into the Dell's USB port and copy the data files to the various folders on the Dell PC.

Sep 03, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How do i use a memory stick


How to use a memory stick or USB
I will assume you are using windows. as you can see your USB memory stick has a metal connector with a plastic insert; that was made to fit in the connector on the back or sides of computers. the computer has several places to insert the memory but this device will fit properly in just the correct jack and it will go in in just one position, you can not turn it over and insert it.
after you do that windows will install the driver (software) for the device and it is going to open a window asking what do you want to do at this point you can click on any option but if you want to see your files or save files, click on the folder that says view files.
that opens the device, if it is brand new there would be no files. At that point you can drag all kinds of files in to the memory and store them.
the other option after you insert the memory, close the asking window and click on my computer from here you can see your memory stick, click on it and it will open, drag files to it or out of it in to your computer.
when you are creating documents or files you can save them in to your memory stick. Just click on file--save as--computer--memory stick (name or model)--save or ok.
when you are ready to disconnect your memory stick go to the clock area on the right corner, there is an icon of a connector with a green check mark click on that and then stop device, select your memory stick-stop, wait for confirmation and then you can unplug it >>>>failing to do this may damage your files or memory stick<<<<<<

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How to retreive pics off of a crashsed computer


pull out the hard drive, slave the hard drive to another pc that is working. the drive will show up as another drive letter. try to pull out the pics that way. you can even run a repair by right clicking the drive, go to properties, and scan/fix errors on that drive.

Dec 29, 2009 | Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop

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How to save folders containing files onto a memory stick


using a pen drive is not a tough job


just plug it in to the usb port and wait for a few seconds
*you will see a baloon tip saying found new hardware
*wait untill it says device installion complete
*reboot if neccessary

now go to my computer
*you will see a new drive in it(it is your usb pen drive)
*double click to open it

you can acces it like your normal hard drive partiitions

if you want to copy something to your pen drive then

*right click on the file or folder
*select the option "send to"
*your pen drive will be listed in it
*click on the name of your pen drive
*wait for copying to finish

after that go to my computer open the pen drive and see if the file is copied


you can also delete the files in your pen drive

*select the file
*press delete in the keyboard

files deleted from pen drives dont reach recycle bin

Apr 13, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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I need help opening a file saved on my memory stick with my pc


IF the win98 box wont recognize the usb stick you will need to install the drivers in order for the OS to recognize the device, after this you should be able to see the device and files on it

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Broken USB memory stick


i think it can be inserted on another special card reader to retreive the data from it

Sep 02, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Imation usb stick stopped working. It doesn't get detected by windows xp. other usb sticks work.


hi im wesley. the stick is most likely broken please make sure that you safely remove the sticks but if you do then the stick is faulty.

Jul 20, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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USB stick


If the files you have saved are in the format that the sewing machine will read and the sewing machine has a USB port to plug the memory stick into, it should work.

Your sewing machine manual may have instructions on how to import files.

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