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Help!!DG Pre Installed Windows 8 to Windows 7 & Keep Files

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    Windows 8.1

    Quote Originally Posted by KSS1 View Post
    I did the update. Havent seen any differences
    OK, if you don't like it, the information you've requested has been given above.

    Also, I would advise using something like the free Macrium Reflect Macrium Reflect FREE Edition - Information and download to create an image of your computer before you go to Windows 7. Also, I'd use Belarc Advisor free Belarc Advisor - Free Personal PC Audit, for software, hardware and security configuration information on your computer. Software license management, IT asset management, cyber security audits, and more. to get the Product key.

    This way, in the event you decide in the future to use Windows 8, you will be able to reinstall it on your system. Just as an FYI, you won't be permitted to reinstall Windows 8 on anything other than this particular system because it's an OEM.

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    To verify you have update 1, switch to the Metro desktop. Press Windows key + T. That should give you the Taskbar at the bottom of the Metro screen. This is new with update 1.

    Click image for larger version

    Also new is the Power and Search icons at the top right of the window.
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