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We Can't Install Windows 8 ...

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    Posts : 12
    Windows 8

    We Can't Install Windows 8 ...


    I bought 3 copies of Windows 8, two installed just fine. Surprisingly, the one on my newest machine did not (Falcon NW 32 gig RAM, 2 TB HD). After 4 hours, the machine rebooted and said "We cannot Install Windows 8 your machine has been reset to the way it was before". I tried again after unplugging all my USB devices and the same thing happened.

    I guess I'll have to leave one machine on Win 7--no big deal, this is my gaming machine primarily.

    Question is, how do I get a refund? I can't find any option for that on Microsoft's web site. Do I have to wait for the credit card charge to come in and then challenge it, or is there some other way.

    Thanks

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    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Pro


    What graphics card do you have?
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    Posts : 12
    Windows 8


    ATI Radeon 1 gb--whatever the top end was 4 months ago when I bought the PC
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    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Pro


    OH, i was just checking i have a similar problem but i have a GTX 560 ti. sorry about that.
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    Same thing happened to me. What i did was connect to the internet and microsoft will tell ask you to install a test to get your machine ready for the upgrade.
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