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Windows 8 Test Rig

  1. #1


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    Windows 7 Home premium

    Windows 8 Test Rig


    Time to do a reload of my Windows 7 Desktop (every 2 years). When I upgraded from xp to Win 7 I downloaded a 30 trial from Digital River to test before I bought it. Would like to do the same for Win 8 but cannot find a ISO to download and test before buying. Any suggestions.
    Regards
    JohnnyA

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Johnny, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    If you like, you can download an ISO file for a free 90-day evaluation copy of Windows 8.1 Enterprise at the Microsoft link below.

    Download Windows 8.1 Enterprise Evaluation

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
    Last edited by Brink; 29 Dec 2013 at 20:45. Reason: typo
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 7 Home premium


    Many thanks Brink. Hope this ENTERPRISE Version is close to a home edition I would probable buy.
    Cheers
    JohnnyA
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome Johnny.

    There's a few differences. The two tutorials below can help you to compare the features in the different editions of Windows 8 and 8.1.

    Compare Windows 8 Editions

    and

    Compare Windows 8.1 Editions
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