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Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

Product Name: Business Notebook
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

I’m planning on loading Windows 7 on my new Business Notebook are there any settings I need to change? What do I need to know?

 

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Bill

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

Hey Bill,

 

Windows 7 can be installed on some of the newer business PCs. There are some requirements and settings you should be aware of.

  • First, you cannot install Windows 7 on a computer with a 7th generation processor.
  • You'll need to either change the TPM version on the PC or install a hotfix from Microsoft.
  • You must use legacy mode (non-UEFI) in the BIOS.
  • You need your own copy of Windows 7 and a license for Windows 10 Professional.

You can find steps and more information at http://www.hp.com/support/Windows7and10TPMFAQ

 

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Wes

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

Hey Bill,

 

Windows 7 can be installed on some of the newer business PCs. There are some requirements and settings you should be aware of.

  • First, you cannot install Windows 7 on a computer with a 7th generation processor.
  • You'll need to either change the TPM version on the PC or install a hotfix from Microsoft.
  • You must use legacy mode (non-UEFI) in the BIOS.
  • You need your own copy of Windows 7 and a license for Windows 10 Professional.

You can find steps and more information at http://www.hp.com/support/Windows7and10TPMFAQ

 

Thanks,
Wes


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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

When your system has a NVMe drive, you need to follow the steps in the following document.

 

CA

http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-c05040446

 

Whitepaper

https://ftp.hp.com/pub/caps-softpaq/cmit/whitepapers/Windows_7_OS_Install_NVME.pdf

 

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

Thank You ...

 

 

that is good it working For me 

 

i Delete my Windows 10 Original Becoz of that is very Slow Microsoft Cheat the Weast of software for Windows 10 

 

That  need to revert window 7 that is good . 

 

 

Spoiler

every day i loss 30 USD boc of Window 10 that is very Slow .  **bleep**ing Slow that why  i delete that .

 

and reinstall windows 7  Smiley Happy  now i  am happy with that.. 

 

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Re: Installing Windows 7 on a New Notebook

Hi!You need to change the TPM version or install the hotfix from the Microsoft.You must use the legacy mode.

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