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Having problems installing .

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 7

    Having problems installing .


    Hey guys
    I have tried to upgrade from windows 7 to windows 8 and have nearly finished until it makes me sign in to a profile and them it freezes on a little box saying. Personalised settings. Setting up personalised settings for:Microsoft windows. Everything prior to this had worked fine but now it's just stuck ( been on this for 2 and a half hours already)
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  2. #2


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


    Welcome to EightForums.

    Try Cleaning the HD Drive, using Step one in this tutorial:
    SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation - Windows 7 Forums
    & than Reboot PC to install.


    Clean Install with Windows 8 Upgrade

    Clean Install - Windows 8


    If you have a uEFI BIOs:
    UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 8 with
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 7


    I cannot access anything even when I restart it will load straight back to the same part
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  4. #4


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


    Quote Originally Posted by Davidmoore View Post
    I cannot access anything even when I restart it will load straight back to the same part
    Boot your Windows 8 DVD.
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