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Sean_Gagnon
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Re: Installing Windows 7 on HP Z4 G4 Workstation

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Paul - is there anything special or do i just drop this folder into my bootable win 7 usb?  (unzipped of course)

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Hi:

 

That Gigabyte utility is a program you run that will put the USB 3 drivers into your W7 installation flash drive for you.

 

Watch this video...

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufsczv8cIeM

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Having Trouble Installing Windows 7 By USB With Your GIGABYTE 100 Series Motherboard? In order to install Windows 7 from a USB tool on a 100 series motherboa...
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Paul_Tikkanen
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Hi:

 

That Gigabyte utility is a program you run that will put the USB 3 drivers into your W7 installation flash drive for you.

 

Watch this video...

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufsczv8cIeM

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Having Trouble Installing Windows 7 By USB With Your GIGABYTE 100 Series Motherboard? In order to install Windows 7 from a USB tool on a 100 series motherboa...
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THANKS PAUL!

That got it. it took 2 tries, because i think my first USB was too small. it completed, but still failed to install/boot.

I now have windows 7 running on a Z4

 

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You're very welcome.

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