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Question on running repair installs

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    Dual boot Windows 8.1 and Kubuntu 13.10

    Question on running repair installs

    Hey, my computer came with windows 8, but I upgraded to windows 8.1 from the store during its usage. Now I need to make and run a repair install cd. I have my product key, now all I need to know is if I repair install with windows 8, or windows 8.1 (or does it even matter?)

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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1

    my computer came with windows 8,
    Have you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?

    information   Information

    We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
    & made the Startup Repair CD. (Windows 8 only)
    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8 (Windows 8 only)

    I would recommend you making the OEM manufacturer's Recovery DVD's or USB drive.
    You can order the Microsoft official OEM Recovery disks from the OEM manufacturer's website.
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