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Posted 14 May 2018 - 08:08 AM
Posted 14 May 2018 - 08:44 AM
Please post the make and model of the computer with the Windows 7 restore file.
If the computer has the option to restore Windows 7 that Windows 10 could be a update made by the manufacturer.
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Posted 14 May 2018 - 09:42 AM
It could be from the manufacturer, but I would think a fresh install of win10 from the manufacturer would not include an option to revert back to win7.
The 2 install dates in my programs and event viewer are 2-27-2018 and 3-5-2018. Close in date so maybe it is normal for this computer. Plus there are only 2 different dates, not a whole list of them. As I said my last computer prior to this had all the programs installed on the same day. Strange to me, that is all, if it is used I need to take it back, but maybe I am overthinking. Thanks.
Posted 14 May 2018 - 09:50 AM
Just as a data point, I have never run in to a computer that has Win10 installed as the native OS from the OEM have any option for roll back to a prior version of Windows. I do not know of a single OEM that upgrades their computers via "the usual" Windows Update process that would allow this.
I, too, would be very suspicious regarding the provenance of said computer.
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Posted 15 May 2018 - 07:29 AM
Thanks for responding, very appreciated.
I never ran into that problem either. Very suspicious. Guess I will return it. Thank you very much for confirming my suspicion.
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