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Not enough space to install

  1. #1

    Posts : 2
    win 7

    Not enough space to install

    My computer has 10.5 gigs free but the installer says i need 13gigs, can i just plug in a 4gig flash drive or something and would it be able to install like that?

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  2. #2

    Posts : 1,093
    Windows 8 Pro Windows 8.1 Preview

    Hi goobot,

    Unfortunately, that wouldn't work. So, how about giving us a bit more information as follows:

    What OS is currently installed on your hard drive?
    What is the native size of your hard drive?
    What are you trying to do (clean install, upgrade, dual-boot)?
    What media are you using to attempt the install (CD, DVD, Flash Drive)?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 2
    win 7

    I currently have win 7 ultimate
    It's 31gigs since it is a bootcamp partition on my mac.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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