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Removing Window 7 after Upgrade to Window 8

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    Window 8

    Removing Window 7 after Upgrade to Window 8

    Hello Everyone,

    I have recently upgraded to Window 8 and now I ahve both Window 7 & 8 installed in my system.

    I can keep both however due to limited hard disk space I want completely remove Window 7.

    Please advice on best ways. . .


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    USA, Idaho
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    Win 8, (VM win7, XP, Vista)

    First get a hold of a little program called "Take Ownership then install it." This will help in deleting the Windows files. Next just start deleting the files. If you are unable to delete a file then right click and choice "take ownership then attempt to delete the file again. This takes a little work so don't get upset when a file won't delete. If you need more help just stand by and we will help you.

    By the way "Welcome to the Eight Forums. . .
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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1
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Removing Window 7 after Upgrade to Window 8
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