Resolve causes of installation failure of Windows® 7
What leads to installation failure of Windows 7?
Windows 7 was released by Microsoft from the series of Operating Systems developed by Microsoft for use on personal computers, including home and business desktops, laptops, netbooks, tablet PCs and media center computers. Windows 7 is released with a large number of new and advanced features. It was intended to be a more focused, incremental upgrade to the Windows line, with the goal of being compatible with applications and hardware which Windows Vista was not at the time. Windows 7 is a versatile Operating System, which includes a number of advanced features like live media steaming, Windows XP mode, fast booting, Blu-ray disc support etc.
Different causes for installation failure in Windows 7 and tips to fix them are discussed below:
- Incompatibility issues
- Virus attack
- Low hard disk space
You may face an incompatibility issue while you try to install Windows 7 on your system. It is essential to have compatible drivers. You need to make sure that the system meets the minimum system requirements to install Windows 7 version on the system. The system requirements included to install Windows 7 on your system is a minimum of 1GB of main memory. Maximum RAM limit for 32-bit Windows 7 editions is 4GB and for 64-bit editions the maximum RAM limit varies.
A virus in the system can also create installation issues in the system. A virus can create installation issues in the system. It can also corrupt the whole installation or display pop-ups while installing it. If you download Windows 7 from a non-genuine website then it will come with viruses. It is wise to install a dependable antivirus on the system to avoid such a situation.
You may face an installation failure for Windows 7 if there is not enough disk space on your system. It may happen that the partition that you are trying to install in may be small or not enough to install Windows 7. In such a situation you may have to format the system and create a larger partition to complete the installation successfully.
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