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Upgrade from windows 8 to 8.1

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Upgrade from windows 8 to 8.1

    I am new to this forum, an 86 years old computer enthusiast.
    My problem:

    The upgrade from windows 8 to 8.1 stops after the stage "setting up for a few more things" and reverts to windows 8.
    Any help & comments will be greatly appreciated.

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  2. #2

    Southern California
    Posts : 788
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center x64

    Hey mate,

    Update windows in control panel, and follow this tutorial (completely): SFC /SCANNOW Command - Run in Windows 8

    Make sure your video card and processor have the latest drivers. Restart again, and see if following this tutorial helps you out any:

    Check to see if you meet the requirements: Upgrade Assistant: FAQ - Microsoft Windows Help
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  3. #3

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

    Lenovo ThinkPad W540 20BG - Core i7 4700MQ / 2.4 GHz - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit / 8 Pro 64-bit downgrade - pre-installed: Windows 7 - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD - DVD-Writer - 15.6" wide 1920 x 1080 / Full HD - NVIDIA Quadro K1100M / Intel HD Graphics 4600 - 802.11ac - WWAN upgradable - black
    Check your Notebook model here:

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