Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

MS struck a deal

  1. #1

    MS struck a deal


    Microsoft Strikes Another Huge Windows 8 Deal

    Hopefully this is a positive sign for things to come.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Well done M$....No indication of the sales $'s, however.. I may be facetious but if I was given a surface for next to nothing .. I'll jump at it as well ...we do not know the profitability of this deal but credit to their marketing guys nevertheless...they always had a penchant for the Asian market so no surprises that's where they are making stern moves...
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 5,360
    7/8/ubuntu/Linux Deepin


    Must be a relief for Fujitsu. Last I heard they said "windows 8 is dead in Japan".

    Looks like a one of special customisation by Fujitsu for that insurance company. I expect they got a really good price.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Related Threads
Hello this is my first post. So today, I turned on my lappy (os is windows 8 and brand is samsung) and the samsung logo came up with the juggling balls under as usual and after that, there's a gap of a black screen (that's actually preety short) when the first windows 8 screen comes up (with the...
Is this a good desktop deal? in General Support
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/pavilion-desktop-8gb-memory-2tb-hard-drive/1682356.p?id=1219060353967&skuId=1682356&st=categoryid$pcmcat212600050008&cp=1&lp=1#tab=specifications It is expandable upto 32gb and has A8 processor.
Constant pop-up saying important message about 8.1, that I should click on HP Compatibility Assistant, but nothing happens when I click on this. Also a link to "more info" about windows 8.1, but the link doesn't work. How do I even find out if I even need 8.1?
Windows RT Tablet Deal in Drivers & Hardware
I've had my ASUS Vivo Tab RT (Windows RT based tablet) for a couple of month. It is a solid well built tab with good fit and finish. The specs are the same as the Surface RT, except you get more. The ASUS has GPS and NFC. So if you've been interested in a Windows RT based tablet, check out the...
Read more at source: How do you get the best deal on a Windows 8 Pro upgrade? | ZDNet See also: https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/11885-windows-8-upgrade-assistant-download-run.html
So whats the deal with activation on RTM? in Windows Updates & Activation
Seeing how the servers are shut down for activation (which they should be, til it's released) whats the deal? You install RTM leak, can't activate it, and get an annoying popup for a few weeks? Then when it's out on Technet, just purchase a legit key from within windows 8 and done?
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook