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Upgrade to 8.1 process

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    Upgrade to 8.1 process

    I upgraded to Windows 8.1 through the Windows updates. Does it download somewhere on my computer so I can save the file if i need to reinstall later? I looked and can't find it. If I ever need to reinstall Windows would I install Version 8.0 from the disc I purchased and then install updates?

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    See here: How to Create a Recovery USB Flash Drive in Windows 8 and 8.1

    Option 2 shows you how to create an ISO using the ESD-ISO tools after you did a store upgrade.
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Upgrade to 8.1 process
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