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Unless there is a reason (big one) to drop Vista, there would be little point in the exercise. Let me clarify here before the sharpshooters start bombarding me with negative comments. Submitted: 6 years ago. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. have a peek here

But without Vista OS disc, will Windows 7 upgrade disc allow me to install 7? 14 answers Last reply Oct 15, 2009 More about upgrade vista vista disc RetiredChiefAug 27, 2009, Then you have the retail Ultimate to migrate as you wish for life, while your laptop has it's Premium. Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Not sure about that....

Upgrading, or even reinstalling the same OS, always seems to leave some setting or data behind that later comes back to bite you.I recommend that you do a Google search for The fulfillers use MS software to scan the license key sticker attached to each Upgrade kit DVD to the machine's S/N which then locks it to the Vista OEM on the I shall get back to you.Renju : Thanks for your patience so far.Customer: Will do. Results 1 to 1 of 1 Thread: Satellite A350 - Windows 7 upgrade question Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search Display Linear Mode

Advanced Search Welcome to the Toshiba Support Forum, created for customers and enthusiasts to share knowledge, solve problems and discuss technology. phileysmiley Profile Website Media Director Posts: 13745Joined: Mon Jun 21, 2004 4:20 pmLocation: Delray Beach FL USA Real Name: Larry Richman Top Re: WARNING to TOSHIBA Windows 7 Upgrade Customers by I apologize for the newbie question: So when you make the image of Win7 on the separate partition, is it there for recovery purposes only? You must pay very close attention to avoid losing your data if you haven't backed it up.So if you want to use the less expensive Upgrade Disk, you'll need to install

I will shut it all down, pull the disk and see if it will revert back to Vista. Even then it's a crap shoot with some laptops. However, to suggest that there needs to be some BIG reason to upgrade to Win7 ( other than the fact that by most accounts Win7 is a better OS than Vista) https://forum.toshiba.eu/showthread.php?86657-Satellite-A350-Windows-7-upgrade-question Then it says:Issue: A Windows blue screen error condition ("BSOD") may occur during or immediately after installing 64-bit Windows 7.Resolution: A small set of laptop models require a BIOS update to

That's everyone except you. I have recovery parition here. chuenmasielloAug 27, 2009, 2:46 AM Thank You!!! My System Specs gregrocker View Public Profile Find More Posts by gregrocker Windows 7 Toshiba Upgrade Disc Question « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar help and support threads Thread

Here are some member answers to get you started, butplease read all the advice and suggestions that ourmembers have contributed to this question. http://www.justanswer.com/computer/3vkor-windows-7-using-toshiba-upgrade-disc-upgrade.html Click here to see if your laptop requires a BIOS update prior to installing 64-bit Windows 7.That step was not on the disc. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Upgrading from Vista to Windows 7 by pmhirsch / September 30, 2011 12:08 PM PDT In reply to: Upgrading my laptop from Windows Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not

Click here to see if your laptop requires a BIOS update prior to installing 64-bit Windows 7.That step was not on the disc. http://voipforisp.com/windows-7/windows-7-on-toshiba-laptop.php Yes; that's what I'm going to do when I upgrade to Win7. No shortcuts here.Good luck! please and thank you !!

Any other messages on screen ?Customer: I would say close to 45 minutes and there are no other messages on the screen.Renju : Ok. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Vista to Windows 7 by pauly1651 / September 30, 2011 10:42 AM PDT In reply to: Upgrading my laptop from Windows Vista to We shall see what happens.If it doesn't work they will find my laptop on their doorstep. Check This Out The requirement is that you must have Vista (in your case) already installed on the computer.

There is not a 32 or 64 on the cover label.Renju : Ok. Apparently since they began including that in the instructions the upgrades have worked as they're supposed to. By the way, that goes for upgrading from XP to Windows 7 as well.

BolbiAug 28, 2009, 5:16 AM chuenmasiello said: Can I make my own image of the Win7 OS on my laptop after I upgrade from Vista to Win7?

Factoring try catch Was this the only example of a Starfleet issued hat? by l8rb / September 30, 2011 2:56 PM PDT In reply to: Upgrading my laptop from Windows Vista to Windows 7, please advise And, for the most part give information that Related 2Toshiba Portege M400 screen rotation not working under Windows 7 x648What limits my laptop on upgrading RAM at 8GB?3Upgrading RAM on Ubuntu 12.04 caused major hardware failure0Toshiba Satellite P505-S8950 - I cannot get to the system page to find out.Renju : Can you check on the disc cover ?Renju : It may be printed there.Customer: The disk says it contains both

Enjoy Vista Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I dont need no justification by richteral / October 4, 2011 10:30 PM PDT In reply to: About arguments - 2 You can choose to do an upgrade (transfers over programs, settings, files, and bloat), or clean install (erases Vista and everything thing else on its partition, then installs Win7). One named - Autorun Manager.Click on Autorun Manager and it will show you all the applications that you having running at Windows Startup.Just Uncheck everyone, you don't have to save anything, this contact form characters left: Contact Us|Terms of Service|Privacy & Security|About Us|Our Network © 2003-2017 JustAnswer LLC JustAnswer UKJustAnswer GermanyJustAnswer SpanishJustAnswer Japan 6 6511995 Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories Best Products CNET 100 Appliances

First, I faxed the Proof of Purchase with her... An image is an exact copy of what was on the disc.