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    ask about install windows 8 pro ( i have windows 7 )


    hi
    how are you every body

    i have hp laptop with 2 partition , first partition c for os windows 7 , second d for recovery

    now i want to buy windows 8 pro to upgrade my os windows 7 to 8

    i asked if i installd windows 8 pro in my pc , is the data in hard disk which found in partition c
    will lose when i install windows 8 pro
    and is the recovery will lose

    thanks alot

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    Windows 7 home premium (64 BIT)


    When you are about to install windows 8 pro you can choose 3 options. 1 option is to keep everything
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    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Before you upgrade to Windows 8, Did you make the HP OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?


    information   Information
    We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
    & made the Startup Repair CD.
    startup repair disc-create



    How to make HP Recovery DVD disks:

    Recover Windows Vista Operating System Using HP Recovery | HP® Support
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    Quote Originally Posted by TheUnknown View Post
    When you are about to install windows 8 pro you can choose 3 options. 1 option is to keep everything
    thanks for you reply
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Quote Originally Posted by theog View Post
    Before you upgrade to Windows 8, Did you make the HP OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?


    information   Information
    We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
    & made the Startup Repair CD.
    startup repair disc-create



    How to make HP Recovery DVD disks:

    Recover Windows Vista Operating System Using HP Recovery | HP® Support
    thanks for your reply

    i'm already have hp recovery dvd

    the most important case , is that i want to keep my files
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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