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Windows 8.1 not booting

  1. #61



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    Could you fill in your specs more?
    I'd like to do some research for the hardware you haven't filled in.

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  2. #62


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    I'm hoping if this can help but I opened up AOMEI partition assistant and got this.
    Click image for larger version
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  3. #63


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Quote Originally Posted by axe0 View Post
    Could you fill in your specs more?
    I'd like to do some research for the hardware you haven't filled in.
    Sure no problem.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #64



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    Are you capable of booting into legacy mode?
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  5. #65


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Quote Originally Posted by axe0 View Post
    Are you capable of booting into legacy mode?
    How would I do that?
    I can give it a try

    Would you like me to try booting in using the USB or the hard drive?
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  6. #66



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    Go into your BIOS setup and enable legacy mode.
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  7. #67


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Quote Originally Posted by axe0 View Post
    Go into your BIOS setup and enable legacy mode.
    Should I boot in using the USB windows 8 or the hard drive one??
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  8. #68



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
    Posts : 2,274
    Windows 10 Pro


    Use the hard drive, press f2 to go into setup and change the boot mode.
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  9. #69


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    Quote Originally Posted by axe0 View Post
    Use the hard drive, press f2 to go into setup and change the boot mode.
    Ok sweet I'll just hope on my second PC whiel I wait
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  10. #70


    Posts : 82
    Windows 8.1 pro


    I don't have a legacy mode.
    So I just changed everything to legacy only??
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