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Reinstall VISTA?

Hi, Can I uninstall Windows 7 and reinstall my VISTA?

I dont see any advantage for 7 and in fact have lost media centre, Nero doesent work properly and a few other niggles.

I assume that my licence key will be alright?

I also have concerns that windows will be confused by me installing an earlier system?

Any top tips appreciated?



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Don't you want to try and fix 7 first?

What install media do you have for Vista? Do you have a DVD or a recovery partition on your PC?
wasted hours trying to get the media center library to recognise files - pain in the bum! As such Im going to revert to soemthing which was working 100%


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Hi - I have the full retail 32 and 64 bit discs - HD isnt partioned but all my media is on an external HD
I'd just boot from a Vista DVD, format the disk using the advanced options, and start again.

Very few people find Vista Media Center better than Windows 7 - good luck with that!

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