This how I figured out to get around hard drive is not in the factory default. You have to be a little bit crazy to keep you from going insane. Best recommendation: Use the first three options in the order listed, restarting after each one. Will I be able to get my machine running properly again with these disks? Comment from Time February 20, 2017 at 10:06 pm Joey: Glad to help. You can purchase a recovery disk from Gateway for a small fee if you need it, but if you can get it running again from 'repair.
I have Windows 7 premium 64. All I get is a blue screen and a turning circle for hours and hours, but it never boots. Quiero recuperar los archivos imagenes, documentos, videos que tenia en la computadora. I would gladly give this product Five Stars except for the instructions. Contacted seller and was informed that it was more of a repair and not a true install disk. Use Option Two of this tutorial at the link below to create a bootable Windows repair disk.
Use Option Two of this tutorial at the link below to create a bootable Windows repair disk. I don't have the option to repair really, just do a restore and backup my personal folders while it does that. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum I am having Win 7 problem on my Acer net book. The other disk stalled and said it couldn't be used on my computer because you can't use a 64 bit with a 32 bit, even though it says on the Cd for use with 64 and 32 bit. Follow on screen steps to save your computer.
Sina Hello I am unable to access my hd — want to recover and save the data. First, sorry for punctuation and grammar. Gateway was acquired in 2007, but the eMachines brand was used until 2012. The drivers cd that came in your package saved me a great amount of time. Comment from Priyanak Pradeep Time June 24, 2012 at 10:43 pm Thanks for the post! Buy at the lowest price ever and save money saving your computer! But factory default does mean no data on it so it must be a format of the main partition. I was trying to upgrade an old window vista computer to a windows 7 for our granddaughter to learn on.
You need to create the system repair disc. Had to take a pic. Crazy question time: Do you have valuable data on that hard drive you didn't back up somewhere else? Choose this option if Windows 7 starts, but something has changed since a recent installation or update. If you keep tapping F8 key to bring up safe mode menu , does the safe mode menu have a repair your computer option? You gave me the idea though, and it worked. Any ideas on how I can fix the mbr without a command prompt? Use your Windows 7 Upgrade Disc to upgrade Vista to Windows 7, just as you did originally. I don't get to choose partitions, or select anything. But you get the point, it is a weird Gateway Recovery disk, not just vanilla Windows disks.
I don't know when I am supposed to try Shift+f11 but I did it at all stages of loading and no luck. Also can I still format and reinstall windows to a clean state? Really appreciate you tryng to help. The reinstall did not include all the updates to the software, of course, but it got everything started and I am so happy. If you want to save a partition containing your data, you should back it up. I have a gateway P79 series gaming laptop.
Then put hard drive back in laptop and use restore dvds to recreate the partition from factory. If necessary, turn off the power, count to ten, and turn the power back on. Now the question is will your software help me? Remove the Hard drive from the laptop Plug in the power and boot it up. Take note of where and why he or she stumbles. Status 0xc000000f Info: the boot selection failed because a required device is inaccessible. Samsung Samsung users can download our disk. Any help would be very much appreciated.
Your Windows 7 disc can only upgrade Windows Vista to Windows 7. Then when the wipe completes exit twice and remove the repair disk and reboot to the Gateway restore disks and reinstall the factory setup and be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed. So that may not be it. What I did is take the hard drive out of the computer. Do you have a Lenovo computer running Windows 7? All Linux code must be deleted.