Installing windows 7 32 bit

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I have Asus A55A Series laptop. It has core i3, 4 GB ram, windows 7 64 bit. Windows is not working properly. So I want to re-install windows 7 32 bit. when I install it displays error "windows cannot be installed on this disk. The selected disk is of the GPT partition style." Please help.

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core i3, windows 7, gpt partition,

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Hi,


Please follow the below instructions and let me know if it resolves your issues.

1. Boot from the Windows DVD

2. Click Install Now

3. At the setup screen, click Custom (Advanced)

4. Click Drive Options

5. Select the partition(s) you want to format

6. Click Format – this will delete EVERYTHING on that partition

7. Create a new partition and select a partition to install Windows on.

8. Continue with install.


Thanks!

Krish.

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  • Xaphar
    No need to install windows I had an issue with windows that is now being solved.  http://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/itanswers/does-not-detect-local-ip-address/
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  • jinteik
    before you format, is there any windows image that is installed on your pc? if yes, does it come with x86? if yes then you can just run the image and select x86
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