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Can't download windows 8.1 from store

  1. #1


    Posts : 7
    WIndows 8

    Can't download windows 8.1 from store


    The title sums my problem up

    bought new pc with windows 8.0 installed

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  2. #2


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


    Take a look at the TIP's in this tutorial:
    https://www.eightforums.com/tutorials...1-preview.html
    Last edited by theog; 23 Jan 2014 at 11:44.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 7
    WIndows 8


    Erm... Thats the problem

    store wont download

    is there any ISO alternatives?
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    Posts : 22,577
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello vellos,

    We need you to provide more details if possible. Did you get an error message, etc....?

    Did you look through all of the tutorial posted about to see if the tips under the steps may be able to help?
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  5. #5


    Posts : 7
    WIndows 8


    actually, no error but it wont start downloading

    and i was thinking. will my product id work if i install win 8.1 from an ISO?
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  6. #6


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


    Quote Originally Posted by vellos View Post

    and i was thinking. will my product id work if i install win 8.1 from an ISO?
    YES.
    Activate retail Windows 8.1 with Windows 8 Product key.
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  7. #7


    Posts : 7
    WIndows 8


    Alright i'll try
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Can't download windows 8.1 from store
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