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Windows 8.1 upgrade assistant

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    windows 7

    Windows 8.1 upgrade assistant


    I am currently running Windows 7 and just downloaded and run the Windows 8.1 upgrade assistant. Only had a couple of incompatible issues, but the upgrade assistant stated I have to reinstall all the compatible apps and drivers! This didn't seem to be the case with the Windows 8.0 upgrade assistant.
    What's going on here??? No way will I upgrade if I have to do this.
    Any feedback?

    Thanks,
    Carl.

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  2. #2


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


    If you upgrade to Windows 8, when you upgrade to Windows 8.1 a reinstall will be need.

    Therefore Buy & download the Windows 8.1 & do a clean install.
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