1.    17 Feb 2017 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 47
    Windows 10

    Need to reload OS


    I have an HP 14-ac151nr that will not boot. I have tried restoring to earlier date but there are not any. I tried recovery options that will not work. I tried doing a clean install and that will not work. The hard drive is a 32 GB eMMC. All I want is to load Windows 10. Don't need to keep any files or apps. I see 4 partitons. Can I wipe the sucker and just load 10? This HDD is new to me.

    Here are the spec HP Notebook - 14-ac151nr (ENERGY STAR) Product Specifications | HP(R) Customer Support
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    17 Feb 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 12,856
    Windows 10 Pro

    What problem do you have when you clean install Windows 10?

    You should be able to wipe the drive and reinstall Windows if there are no RAM & HDD issues + BIOS properly configured (optimized default settings mostly works)
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    17 Feb 2017 #3
    Join Date : May 2016
    FL, USA
    Posts : 147
    Windows 10-Pro 64bit

    ...I tried doing a clean install and that will not work....

    Please explain.

    How to do a Clean Install of Windows 10, the Easy Way
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    17 Feb 2017 #4
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 47
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    When I get to where do you want to install Windows I have 4 partitions.

    260MB System
    128MB MRS (Reserved)
    28 GB Primary
    731MB Recovery

    I want to load it on 28GB Primary. In order to post results I clicked on 28 GB Primary and it is now loading. Earlier it said it could not. It is now loading. Maybe the idiot behind the key board. I will post results shortly.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    17 Feb 2017 #5
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 47
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Well it worked. Don't no what to say. Weird. Thank for being there. I really appreciate y'all.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Bluetooth Disappeared - How do I reload it?
Within the past week or so my Bluetooth functionality disappeared. I have no icons, my laptop won't pair with anything, etc. I made a mistake by going to the HP site and reloading what they said was the correct drivers for my computer - a Broadcom...
Network and Sharing
ACER Laptop BSOD , complete format of drive reload same issue
Noted this issue over the past 2 months , rolled back to restore points several times but the issue returned. Used the Acer recovery for Windows 10 , no help. Formatted drive (0 and 1'd the drive) to start completely fresh. Used Windows 10 media...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Win 10 - Declined EULA - windows 7 will not reload.
Hi, Arrived at work this morning and business computer was sitting at the EULA acceptance screen for Win 10. I did not want to upgrade so I declined the EULA. Computer went to restoring old windows but now it will not load. System repair does...
General Support
Windows 10 desktop reload problem
Hi guys, my computer reloads its desktop continuously every time when it is connected to a network. However, this doesn’t happen when there is no network connection. Can you guys teach me how to fix it? This really affects the user experience.
General Support
Reload 10 or not?
I currently run W10 build 9879 on two computers, one gets used quite a lot more than the other. The favoured one has 41 successful updates and 3 failures to date and the other one has had 11 ok and 15 fails. At the moment I can't seem to get the...
Windows Updates and Activation
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:07.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums