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  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    windows 8

    windows 8


    ​OK my computer come with windows 8 but i need to re-stall it i have the product key but i cant find the right download i have tried to refresh my pc but it still not working right i also tried to reboot it nothing working when i look for a download all i can find is the upgrade i don't want to upgrade it i just want windows 8 and not enterprise or nothing else can u help me plz

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  2. #2


    Posts : 9
    Windows 8


    I think that is what they refer to installing it as, as "upgrading".
    This may help you How to download Windows 8 - Microsoft Windows
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  3. #3


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    If your computer has a recovery partition you can reset it to factory specs.

    Reset Windows 8


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    Last edited by Brink; 30 May 2013 at 09:26. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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  4. #4


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


    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.
    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8





    You can use the OEM version of
    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    warning   Warning
    Deleting the Recovery Partition is NOT RECOMMENDED



    Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?



    You can order OEM Recovery disks from your OEM manufacturer's website.
    Most OEM's will ship Recovery DVD's for FREE, (may be a postage fee)
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  5. #5


    Posts : 4
    windows 8


    pikapika already tried that but when i put the key in it says this key cant be used with a retrial version

    theog no i never made recovery disk

    and i got no windows at all on my pc now this why i need the download or a disk

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  6. #6


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


    You can order OEM Recovery disks from your OEM manufacturer's website.
    Most OEM's will ship Recovery DVD's for FREE, (may be a postage fee)
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  7. #7


    Posts : 4
    windows 8


    where do i find the OEM manufacture's website
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  8. #8


    Posts : 4
    windows 8


    do u mean the make of the computer or where i got it from? cus i goy out of a cataloger
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  9. #9


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


    Your specs only say Windows 8.

    For better help with problems, Can you post your specs.

    Filling out System Specs - Windows 7 Help Forums

    System Info - See Your System Specs - Windows 7 Help Forums
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