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Clean install of games under windows 7? - 9/4/2011 8:48:00 PM   
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Will a straight data transfer from XP to windows 7 suffice?

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Marc




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RE: Clean install of games under windows 7? - 9/5/2011 12:31:34 AM   
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If you mean an upgrade from xp to 7, it should.  If however you mean to copy the game folders from xp and paste them into 7 without doing an actual install, then no, you would need to reinstall.  They write data to the registry so just copying the game files will not work.

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RE: Clean install of games under windows 7? - 9/5/2011 8:54:30 PM   
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Thanks for your helpful reply Terl.

Marc

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