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can my pc run windows 7 on second partition


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#1 JeroenV

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Posted 06 March 2011 - 10:07 AM

i am wondering if my pc is able to run windows 7. I'm pretty sure it can but the problem is how to install it on a second partition. since i've never done this before i could use some help.

my pc specs
32 bit pc
samsung r710
ram: 4 gig
hd: 400 gig (2 partitions 200 gig/each)
video card: nvidia geforce gt 130 m

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Posted 06 March 2011 - 11:06 AM

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-7/get/upgrade-advisor.aspx

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Posted 06 March 2011 - 04:13 PM

it gives a problem with my wireless wifi (intel® proset/wireless wifi software) it sais i got to uninstall it... is this necessary if i want to install win 7 on a second partition?

edit: it also doesn't recognize my video card... (no compatability info)

Edited by JeroenV, 06 March 2011 - 04:22 PM.


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Posted 06 March 2011 - 04:14 PM

If everything else is good and if you don't care about Wireless in W7 then no, it doesn't matter.

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Posted 07 March 2011 - 07:42 AM

i need my wireless (school, home) so there's a problem there, is there any way to fix it?




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