Q: Netbook came with Win 7 Starter, downloaded Win 7 Home, how do I get programs from old windows file into the Win 7 Home programs file now?

My new netbook came with Win 7 Starter. I downloaded Win 7 Home. Now  how do I get programs from old windows file which came loaded on my new netbook into the Win 7 Home programs file so they are activated and accessible again?



Hello tammigf,

Thank you for posting to the Microsoft Answers Forum.

Here is a good link on installing software on netbooks. You can get  your data from Windows.old but as Gordon said you will need to install the programs.

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