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Are there any Problems ?

  1. #21


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


    Quote Originally Posted by jetroho View Post
    Thanks for the info .
    j
    You are welcome.

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  2. #22


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    Windows 7/8


    Quote Originally Posted by theog View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Redpanda9 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by theog View Post
    Welcome to EightForums, Redpanda9.

    As you are using a Full Retail/OEM product to dual boot, return DVD to your Retailer for a replacement.
    thanks. I'm not using an official disc from a retailer, I'm using a disk that I burned the iso onto. This disc successfully installed Windows 8 on a different laptop and I don't know why it won't work on this computer. The disc itself is not damaged in any obvious way, so that can't be it.
    Where do you buy your DVD from?[/QUOTE]

    I don't know what brand they are (they have no label) or where I bought them. They are a couple years old, but I've used them recently to burn DVDs and they worked perfectly. If there was any confusion from my last post, I meant to say "Disc" not "disk", as the latter is associated with "hard drive" disks.
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  3. #23


    Thanks nfor your help 'THEOG' i have now done a clean install, so thanks again.
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  4. #24


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


    Quote Originally Posted by Ken1937 View Post
    Thanks nfor your help 'THEOG' i have now done a clean install, so thanks again.
    You are welcome.
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