How to (Not To) Install Windows 7 Beta on an Acer Aspire One
If you’re a Window enthusiast, you’ve probably download Windows 7 beta by now and is already trying to install it on you machines. But since we are all netbook enthusiasts here, we are definitely interested to find out if Windows 7 can run smoothly on our precious netbooks, or at the very least have it installed on our little machines.
David of Electronicpulp was nice enough to brought our attention his experiences on trying to install Windows 7 on his Acer Aspire One. His unit has an 8GB SSD and Windows 7 takes only around 2.4GB so you’d think he’ll not have a problem, right?
Unfortunately his first try was not as successful as we could think. Somewhere along the way, the installation process stopped and left him a nice message. David has all the requirements as detailed in the Windows 7 Beta Download site. So what could be the problem?
Anyway he trying to install Windows 7 again starting from scratch. If you are planning to install Windows 7 Beta on your Acer Aspire One or other netbooks, David’s step-by-step procedures might help you out in this endeavor.
And while you’re at it, you might want to check out a success story as well.
And yes, goodluck David!