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How to Log in to windows 8 without your password

  1. #11

    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit

    Just in case you don't know, you need to use a utility like the Windows 7 USB DVD Download Tool to create the bootable install media.
    Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool - Windows 7 Forums

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  2. #12

    Posts : 6
    Windows 8

    Thanks alphanumeric , the original OS is apparently Linux Revoboot , but i dont have the original licence key or anything ( not sure if i need it )
    If i use your link above will it provide me with a licence key or can i use the link and then instal windows 7?
    My technical knowlodge around stuff like this is pretty low.
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  3. #13

    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit

    The Windows 7 DVD Download Tool will let you create a bootable USB thumb drive from your ISO image. It was made for Windows 7 but works for Windows 8 ISO images also. It can be picky sometimes if the ISO image was modified. Once you download your Windows 8 ISO image you can use this utility to create your install media. It doesn't include the ISO image or product code. If you are going to reinstall Windows 8 I would use the Release Preview.
    Windows 8 "Release Preview" Released
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