Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
New member
1 0 0 0
Message 1 of 2
Flag Post

window7 installation in pc

HP Recommended
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)

hello friends, i am not able to install the windows 7 operating system in hp slimline 260-po20il dt pc

help me how to possible to install or if is  not possible  than explain  why is not possible? 

Level 21
Level 21
132,185 122,362 20,113 30,845
Message 2 of 2
Flag Post
HP Recommended



You should be able to install W7 with a modified USB flash drive using the gigbyte tool at the link below. 


That will allow the keyboard and mouse to work.


Before you even do that, you need to go into the BIOS, enable legacy mode and disable secure boot.


W7 is not compatible with secure boot.


See this link for the settings to change.


Since HP only supports that model for W10, you will need to find all of the drivers from each of the hardware component manufacturer's websites.


You are also making it harder to find W7 drivers by installing a 32 bit operating system.



Warning Be alert for scammers posting fake support phone numbers and/or email addresses on the community. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on "Flag Post".
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation