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Cant boot into win7 and it says I can not upgrade to 8

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    Win8, Win 7, 64bit

    Cant boot into win7 and it says I can not upgrade to 8


    Cant boot into win7 and it says I can not upgrade to 8 if I boot outside it. Safe mode crashes...

    Anyway to force it to update to 7 or 8 or have win7 re scan all hardware? I no longer have that laptop but don't really want a fresh install to use on this other laptop.... I doubt it but I thought I would ask before I start a whole new install.

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    Perform a System Restore from Advanced Startup Options or System Recovery Options, depending on your version of Windows, to undo recent changes.
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Cant boot into win7 and it says I can not upgrade to 8

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