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Uninstall Windows 7 from a pre-loaded Windows 8.1 laptop

  1. #1

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    Win 8.1 Pro

    Uninstall Windows 7 from a pre-loaded Windows 8.1 laptop

    Hello all.
    How do I uninstall a Windows 7 64bit Ult (currently in the partition F: ) when Windows 7 was installed second and Windows 8.1 installed first (in C: )? How i restore Window 8.1 MBR?

    Thank you in advance


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  2. #2

    San Jose - California
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    8.1x64PWMC Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64

    1. Boot up Windows 8
    2. Win+R->msconfig
    3. Boot tab. hi-lite and delete the entry of Windows 7
    4. Open Disk Management: Win+X->Disk Management. Right click on F: ->Delete Volume.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 17
    Win 8.1 Pro

    Thanks for reply.

    And for the Windows 8.1 MBR, how i restore it?
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  4. #4

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    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10

    set 2 & 3 will remove the windows 7 boot entry

    is that what you mean by - restore MBR ?
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  5. #5

    Posts : 17
    Win 8.1 Pro

    I followed topgundcp'instructions and i solved.

    Thank you so much!
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