It said it was not a legel copy. Why would it read this materail and not what was on the install disk. I've also noted as a reseller of Microsoft products, it is your responsibility to provide refund or immediate solution to this. I had the same problem. I had this happen to me a few years ago.
If you press F10 you get the boot order. Microsoft Certified Partners and bigbox stores can be a reseller of the product. . Son, did you figure out how to install Windows from the stick? Herse my final answer and again an angry answer. Prehaps you are putting it in the wrong drive.
You won't do it long. Otherwise, I will have to fill out negative feedback and file a seller dispute with ebay if you aren't willing to refund my money. So I trust you can send a tested dvd out or refund. I tried this previously and ended up with a dual booting system. I have rebooted at least a dozen plus times and get the same thing every time - Vista. I know the above is a bit technical, but it is relevant to your situation as it may be why you're having trouble getting a full download. Can someone please tell how and where to get these disc so i can put my computer back together.
You should not buy operating systems from ebay, most are a scam,you should get your money back! Task Manager making the whole screen turn black. If so should I try downloading it on a different one?? J W Stuart: Never be afraid to ask. How could this be a scam. However i was never given a choice for whatever reason. Two things, how long has the seller been a member. Including freezing every several minutes for ages.
After a week of trying and seemingly failing and with my my dad's help downloading and burning. I think it can identify if they are writable fake discs. And agian, tell me your not on your last dvd and have tried burning another copy. Seemed like more work than it should be and btw. Having the ability to have access to an untouched and clean Windows installation disk, that can also be used as a Rescue Disk, can be a life saver at times for either doing a complete install, repair install or using it to fix start-up problems that your computer is having.
I thought that was odd. I can return and will if convinced they are damaged - but again why go through the time and hassle of selling junk on ebay. I highlighted the list and hit F10 - this saves and exits. I would have to assume that I would have been able to use the included serial numbers to authenticate. I can now say I have Windows 7 on my computer!!!!!!!!!!!! It's upsetting since, I trusted that this item would be in working order as described. The media is either fake or damaged! Also, I just bought on ebay received yesterday and it has been used.
In vista they allow you to buy just the discs later after the purchase with no other cost besides shipping and the disc cost. If they are real and don't work in any machine then get the seller to replace them or get a refund through Paypal. I picked your ebay auction because you seemed like a reliable seller and I felt comfortable making the purchase with you. This forum has some of the best people in the world available to help. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread.
Since the time we had more than two devices in our computers, like a floppy drive and a hard drive, the bios has usually had a boot priority or boot order in the bios menu. Where is that damn seller. There are 6 different editions of Windows 7, which are Starter, Home Basic, Home Premium, Professional, Enterprise and Ultimate. I had 3 boot cd's i bought over to a customers house,3 of them would not boot up, one time one of the three did boot up but I couldn't get it to do it agian. Sorry for the long droning explanation , point is thats whats happening i need information, help, advice whatever microsoft or fellow windows users can give me :D.
Your favorite pre-installed apps like Internet Explorer, Windows Media Player and Windows Media Center come with the latest version in Windows 7. Nothing along the taskbar opening. I had read with Gateway that there is something in the system that allows reinstall from the computer without a softwear disk. But, whatever, the disk is used and upon a second look at his auction he claims this is a new factory sealed box. Now in the current release they are giving out both. I had 3 boot cd's i bought over to a customers house,3 of them would not boot up, one time one of the three did boot up but I couldn't get it to do it agian.
Trying to remove the old Win7 installation and format that. You can push any other key to stop the pause. So I'll organize everyones stuff and correct some,. Thank you all for your help. It's good to hear that you finally achieved your goal! But Im really hoping that four people didn't reply to this question because you simply didnt burn a dvd properly. The to sellers credit I do not believe he said it was new and unused he just said that it was genuine and a full version. A service pack and platform update was issued by Microsoft for Windows 7.