Uninstall Windows® 7 from HP Elite® 7100 Microtower PC
HP Elite 7100 Microtower PC comes with different versions of Windows operating systems. Windows 7 is the latest operating system from the world technology giant Microsoft. This is the most advanced operating system in terms of design, usability, security and style. However, you might want to uninstall the default Windows 7 operating system to install a new one.
- How to remove safely?
- Possible Issues
How to remove safely?
You can easily uninstall the default operating system of your HP Elite 7100 Microtower PC and install a new one. Simply boot with the operating system that you want to install with the help of an installation CD. This will safely replace your Windows operating system. In case, you have installed a different operating system in dual boot with the existing one and now want to remove Windows 7, then you have to format the Windows drive first and then you need to repair the master boot record to make your PC bootable.
You may face some issues while uninstalling the operating system of HP Elite 7100 Microtower PC. Your PC might not boot from the new operating system installation media. Your system might be unbootable after formatting the Windows 7 drive. And finally, you may lose some of your important data.
If you cannot boot the new operating system, first make sure that you have correct BIOS settings to boot from your media. You need to change boot priority device accordingly. If the problem persists, then it can be problem with locked BIOS. To resolve this, you require a software program to unlock the BIOS. If your system becomes unbootable after the format, just boot with the new operating system CD/DVD. Enter recovery console by pressing ‘R’ and apply “fixboot” and “fixmbr” to fix the issue. To prevent any data loss, always keep a backup of all important data.