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windows 8.1 help

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    windows 8.1

    windows 8.1 help

    ok i have windows 8.1 and i have a file on it. a docx file and it's my homework. at boot up, logo appear loading then i got a blue screen with the mouse cursor only. ok let's conclude OS is dead. can i just do a downgrade and keep the docx file(my homework) idc about the OS just the file. It's due today before 1159. what can i do to take the file from my hard drive. i cant login. hold shift plus f8 doesn't work. im frustrated.

    a clean installation

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  2. #2

    Posts : 21,868
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Hollup, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    You could connect the hard drive to another computer to try and copy the file.


    You could also see if you may be able to recover the file using a bootable live Peppermint USB flash drive.

    Peppermint3 - Create Live CD/DVD/USB To Use For Emergency Backup - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Hope this helps,
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