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Parallel & Repair Installation
By the end of this module, you will understand: Parallel Installation process of Windows 7 Repair Installation process of Windows 7 Installation Issues and Troubleshooting Boot Process of Windows 7 Windows Recovery Environment How to Roll Back Windows 7 Installation Blue Screen Errors Black Screen Errors Day Objectives
Windows 7 Parallel Installation Windows 7 Parallel Installation: Installs another copy of Windows 7 Is a way to troubleshoot Windows 7 issues Make sure to Have another drive/partition Backup of personal data Rename the default Windows folder
Windows 7 Repair Installation Windows 7 Repair Installation: Restores system files Is used to correct Windows 7 issues
Troubleshooting Windows 7 Installation Issues Windows Vista upgrade to Windows 7 hangs at 62% Problem 1 Iphlpsvc service might have stopped responding Installation conflicts Cause Examine the setupact.log file for setup issues Add an environment variable to ignore for Iphlpsvc service Solution Windows 7 setup fails when copying files Problem 2 A security software protection Hard disk is corrupted Startup items and/or services conflicts Cause Disable all the security software Run chkdsk /r /f Use msconfig Solution Installer gives error code: 0× Problem 3 Missing or corrupt files Bad DVD Corrupt.ISO image/corrupt download Cause Use a different DVD Download a valid.ISO file Solution DVD drive not found when installing/upgrading to Windows 7 Problem 4 Registry conflicts Cause Delete UpperFilters and LowerFilters values for HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentCont rolSet\Control\Class registry key Solution Activation Error 0xC004F061 Problem 5 You're using a product key for an upgrade version of Windows 7 and a previous version of Windows wasn't on your computer when Windows 7 was installed Cause Install your previous version of Windows, and then reinstall Windows 7 Solution Setup prompts to uninstall Windows Live OneCare during upgrade Problem 6 Windows Live OneCare is incompatible with Windows 7 Cause Uninstall Windows Live OneCare from Add/Remove programs Solution The upgrade fails and your computer rolls back to Windows Vista Problem 7 A memory issue on the computer. A hard disk issue on the computer. Certain third-party drivers are installed on the computer Cause Run Memory Diagnostic tool Run chkdsk Uninstall third-party drivers, if any Solution
Windows 7 Boot Process POST MBR BOOTMGR BCD Winload.exe Or Winresume.exe Kernel BIOS Winlogon.exe Explorer.exe
Windows 7 Boot Process v/s Windows Vista Boot Process Boots FasterNo more DFS replication service and Terminal servicePearl animation in Vista has been dumpedWindows 7 extends Vista's diagnostic abilities
WinRE WinRE help to: Restore the computer to a previous configuration Fix boot-level startup problems Restore the computer with a pre-created system image Check for defective memory Run command-prompt programs
WinRE – Methods to Start it There are two methods to start WinRE in Windows 7: 1.Using Advanced Boot Options menu 2.Using Windows 7 System Disc or Install Disc
WinRE – System Image Recovery System Image Recovery: Helps to restore the contents of your hard disk Is used a troubleshooting technique A system image contains: Drives for Windows to run Windows System settings Programs Files
Rolling Back Windows 7 Installation Windows 7 is a new installation over an earlier version of Windows Windows 7 has been installed on an empty hard disk drive Windows Vista has been upgraded to Windows 7 Possible Scenarios: Click the image for resolution
Rolling Back Windows 7 Installation Steps to Rollback Open WinRE command prompt Move the Win7 folders to a new Win7 folder Cop/move the contents of Windows.old folder Restore the boot sector and Boot.ini file of previous Windows
Rolling Back Windows 7 Installation Steps to Rollback Backup your data Install Windows XP or Vista using its installation media Restore the data
Troubleshooting Boot Issues Types Black Screen Errors Blue Screen Errors
Troubleshooting Boot Issues – Black Screen Errors Techniques 1.Start the computer in safe mode and disable your video adapter 2.Start the computer in safe mode and run System Restore 3.Run an antivirus software 4.Use System Restore to undo the recent changes 5.Use Startup Repair to fix Windows startup files 6.Use Action Center to check for solution to the problems 7.In case, all the above solutions fail, then reinstall Windows 7
Troubleshooting Boot Issues – Blue Screen Errors Use System Restore/ Startup Repair/ Action Center Install the recent software updates Search for the drivers Use Safe mode Check the computer for hard disk and memory issues Restore your computer using a system image backup Reinstall Windows 7 Techniques
Common Blue Screen Errors 0× E (SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLE D) Error 1 A race condition in the USB Video driver when a USB video device is unloaded Cause Disable all USB Video Class compliant devices Install Fix Solution 0x B (INACCESSABLE_BOOT_DEVICE) Error 2 Disk driver in Windows 7 is disabled Cause Enable the driver Solution 0XC (STATUS_IMAGE_CHECKSUM_MISMATCH) Error 3 A damaged page file Disk or file corruption Faulty hardware Cause Use WinRE options Use Last Known Good Configuration Solution 0x (NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM) Error 4 NTFS file-system driver issues Hardware failure in a disk or disk controller Cause Check all physical connections to all hard disks in the system Run CHKDSK Solution 0x (PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA) Error 5 Defective physical memory Incompatible software Cause Use Safe Mode to remove the driver or uninstall the program Solution
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TRUE FALSE It is possible to exclude some data while restoring using System Image Recovery option. Suggest if the statement is true or false.
Windows 7 has WMP version 12. Windows Media Player 12 plays more music and video than everincluding Flip Video and unprotected songs from your iTunes library! Windows Media Player 12 has built-in support for many popular audio and video formatsincluding 3GP, AAC, AVCHD, MPEG-4, WMV, and WMA. It also supports most AVI, DivX, MOV, and Xvid files. What version of Windows Media player is used in Windows 7? Also explain its new features.
A: A user performs a parallel install but finds the previous Windows installation on a different partition renamed. C: A user performs a parallel install but finds that the old Windows 7 install is no longer active. B: A user performs a clean install but finds two different copies of Windows 7 on the same computer D: A user performs a parallel install but finds its My Document data missing after the process Which of the following statements are possible in case of Windows 7 parallel installation
TRUE FALSE The boot components that loads immediately after MBR is Boot Sector. Is it correct?
A: An incompatible software is installed C: Hard disk problems B: Memory Issues D: Malfunctioning Windows 7 installation media A customer experiences each time when he tries to upgrade to Windows 7, the process rolls back to Windows Vista. What can the possible causes of the problem? (Multiple Choice)
Repair If in case Windows system files get corrupt, the suggested installation method will be_____ installation
True False Is it possible to rollback from Windows 7 if you have upgraded from Windows Vista using Windows 7 installation media?
True False Can you perform Windows parallel installation on the same primary partition?
A: Windows Live care C: Firewall B: Third Party Antivirus software D: Iphlpsvc service Which of the following components can interrupt the repair upgrade process of Windows 7 and should be disabled before running the process? (Multiple Choice)
To access system recovery options What is the purpose of using Windows 7 repair disc?
True False The pearl animation feature of Windows Vista has been improved in Windows 7 Is it correct?
Missing or corrupt files The case of installer error 0× can be ____
Winloader The boot components that is responsible for loading the boot drivers is _____.
It is very good for uses like data recovery, testing a new operating system, or to keep your old operating system in place will you migrate to new, plus if you parallel install and find Windows 7 doesn't like your favorite piece of software, then you can simply boot into other OS and work with it there. Why do we need parallel installation?
Advance Boot Options _____ is the method to start WinRE other than System Repair Disc or Install Disc.
A: System Restore C: Memory Diagnostics B: System Image Recovery D: Complete PC Restore Which of the following WinRE feature is new to Windows 7?
1.File system driver issues 2.Hardware failure 3.Disk controller problems What can be the causes of NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM error?
A: Setup.log C: Setupapi.log B: Setupact.log D: Setuperr.log Specify the log file that can be used to view the activities occurred while Windows 7 setup.
A system image is an exact copy of a drive. By default, a system image includes the drives required for Windows to run. It also includes Windows and your system settings, programs, and files What is a System Image?
Startup Repair The WinRE component that helps you to fix a boot-related problem is____.
Today you have learnt: Parallel Installation process of Windows 7 Repair Installation process of Windows 7 Installation Issues and Troubleshooting Boot Process of Windows 7 Windows Recovery Environment How to Roll Back Windows 7 Installation Blue Screen Errors Black Screen Errors Summary