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How to Burn a DVD Of a Downloaded Windows 7 ISO File

Downloading Windows 7 can save time and money. Here's the best way to do it.


  • Step 1: Download from Microsoft Download Windows 7 to your hard drive from the Microsoft website. You will have to answer a few questions before the download starts.
  • TIP: You will have to sign in to your Windows Live ID before completing the download.
  • Step 2: Open DVD burning software Open a DVD burning program like Nero or Roxio. Select Burn a Data Disc; then select New Project. Find your downloaded file and burn it onto the blank DVD.
  • Step 3: Reboot your computer Reboot your computer while the DVD disk is in the drive. The virtual image should be recognized.
  • Step 4: Follow Windows directions for setup Follow the directions to complete setup of Windows 7 for your computer.
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You Will Need

  • Internet access
  • Blank DVD
  • DVD writing software
  • Windows Live account (optional)

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