Hi mate, unfortently i didnt get it to work, so i gave up on the bootable usb when i found out an option to run some sort of other menu on start up, i cant remember the name now. So now i can use my laptop again. After what seemed like 20minutes and no change in progress bar, I finally stopped it and logged out. Hi, If you need to make repair disks - these help repair Windows not re-install. Any suggestions on what the problem could be? Everything you see below with strikethrough applied is no longer valid. Now i gota go and sort my dvd drive out lol. I would prefer to use windows 7 64bit instead of 32bit, so that i can put more memory in this laptop.
These downloads are required for option three and requires you to then create your own bootable disc. It's probably been removed by the overzealous reddit spam filter. Ok if i understand your reply correctly. I was able to use the iso from the digital river download and re-install my system with a 64bit version of win7 instead of the 32bit which originally came with my laptop. I cant seem to find widows 7 starter anywhere either free download or retail purchase. Hey Rosco, I was using the trial version of windows 7 along time ago and just never updated it but have been using it since. You can back your entire system, drivers, settings, and all to an external hard drive or if you have enough space available, to that recovery partition so many manufacturers have become so fond of.
Oh ok, that clarifies things for me greatly, thanks! Did it again and it said it completed, so I took the usb to my laptop and ran it again this time it tried to run a unetbootin program prompt but remained stuck in it over and over again, after saying attempting to boot and counting down from 10 to 1 over and over. This may or may not be illegal — you have been warned. Used tuxboot to create bootable boot-repair usb. I can not upgrade anything or change anything. Maybe I can purchase it internationally directly from Lenovo? And because of the scrambled up screen i did not know what the problem was?! I plan on re-installing everything on my laptop from scratch, and while im at it i plan on making a few upgrades.
Is there other way to obtain recovery disk? What I have tried so far is: I booted back into Vista and found the driver for my hard drive and copied it to a thumb drive and rebooted to the recovery disk. What it doesn't do: You cannot use the Windows 7 Recovery Disc to re-install Windows - it only fixes not replaces! Thanks for your time and efforts to help me out etc… i will be sure to keep this site bookmarked for futre use. Sean r- can i buy a disk from you for a windows vista 32. I had a multiboot with Linux Mint and Windows 7. When Windows tries to start, it redirects to a black screen that says Windows Error Recovery….
The time needed to install a fresh window 7 64 bit is almost the same with the time needed to recover from a system backup as mentioned in the earlier post. Lol I guess, it can be done without doing a system restore and losing any of my saved personal info! I can not locate repair image. Please message the moderators if you encounter anyone claiming an affiliation with. How to: What are my options for obtaining Windows 7 reinstall media? Previously I discussed three ways to get into the menu in Windows 7 and Vista. Use ImgBurn to burn the. So I need a copy that I can use so that I can put any board in there and upgrade anything I want without dealing with, hardware does not match. I dropped my laptop and have a boot disk not found error.
It is a tool for when all else fails. Remember copying tapes in the eighties? The question is a little bit different. The only boards I've found are over sea's and not sure they will work. Given the lack of a regional subreddit, it also covers most things in the Champaign-Urbana area. But when the Linux disc crashed it was way over his lifetime i had problems booting into windows. When windows bootlogo should apear my screen got scrambled and windows would not start trough.
This subreddit is not sponsored or endorsed by the University of Illinois or any other on-campus group. If your computer won't boot, and you've exhausted all options, this might just be what saves you. I can download all these software and install it by hand, but what about recovery and restore, what if I will need to reinstall the whole system from scratch? I downloaded the windows 7 32 bit and it said it was incompatible with my version of windows. Lenovo's recovery disks is the fast and simple way to get working system. I remember a few years ago with a different non-dell computer i was able to go on microsoft's site and request a free 64bit download to replace my 32bit installation, is that something microsoft still offers, and does it apply to dell as well? I desperstely need my laptop back! Please try to follow each step in the article without skipping any and the final result will be a cd you can use to access recovery console and then run chkdsk. Window 7 have build in backup and restore capaibility and just as good.
Will I need a disk even if I buy a new Toshiba Hdd2d62 mk1237gsx 120? Because of that I'm looking for oppurtunity to get recovery disk. I went ahead and downloaded the digital river windows 7 64bit iso from the link you provided. Can one of the listed links above get me to where I can find a copy of a startup disc? This is because the lenovo thinkvantage software would have new versions, my own software would have new versions etc. If I do and I need to restore my system I get hardware does not match error and it will not let me restore my system. Sorry, I am not very educated in the computer area.
Then rebooted with that usb stuck in a usb port. The only way for me customer from Russia is to contact by phone. I told it to copy from my usb based iso the first time and had some kind of error. How to Create a Windows 7 System Repair Disc - Free Must be made on a Windows 7 computer running the same 32 or 64 bit. Thanks for the links guys.
It looks as if it is looking for the driver setup program for my hard drive. Students, Alumni, Faculty, and Townies are all welcome. The problem i had was, when i typed in the correct password, it would come up with some kind of warning saying it was unable to log in, even though the password was right. By the way Is there a way to download images of recovery disks of Windows 7 64 bit for T510? Right now my board is fired, the south bridge heat-sink came off and from what I found on the internet, its a common problem because of the poor soldering the Mexicans do. Burn at a slow rate. Need to download Windows 7 Recovery Disk Image? Not sure which I have.