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I need to downgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 8.

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8.1

    I need to downgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 8.

    Is there any way to do this? I have a Lenovo Ideapad Y500, and my dual SLI Video cards have a tendency to now turn themselves off due to issues with the OS, and I'm no longer capable of turning SLI on or off, where it is currently set to the default of off, making my performance in a significant number of games (Bioshock Infinite, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Alan Wake, just to name a few.) absolutely plummet to the point where it feels like I'm using my old Dell Latitude D830. I need to backtrack, as this OS completely destroyed the very purpose my Gaming Laptop was bought for.

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  2. #2

    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center

    Restore it to factory settings.
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I need to downgrade from Windows 8.1 to Windows 8.

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