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  1. #1


    Posts : 9
    Windows 7

    Windows 8 install error


    I have an HP touchsmart 600-1215xt PC with i5, 6 gig ram, 1 terbite HD, and windows 7 home premium. everytime I try and upgrade to windows 8, I get the errorattempted execute of noexecute memory. Any idea how to fix it? I tried running a clean boot, and microsoft support thought it was a hardware issue on my part. please help!

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  2. #2


    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Try running this MS tool
    What is the System Update Readiness Tool?
    this may help.




    Try redownloading from the email link.

    Quote Originally Posted by Your Windows Store email
    If you need to download Windows, write down your new product key and enter it here.
    How to redownload your Windows 8 Upgrade setup D/L.

    Than make the ISO, & burn to DVD or USB pendrive.
    Create Bootable USB or DVD with Windows 8 ISO




    Try a upgrade install from the DVD:
    https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials...ndows-8-a.html
    or
    Try a clean install.
    SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation - Windows 7 Forums
    Clean Install - Windows 8
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  3. #3


    Posts : 9
    Windows 7


    already tried system readiness. None of this worked. I spent the entire weekend on the phone with support, and no one seems to know whats wrong
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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