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what to choose among these options during installation?

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    windows 8.1

    what to choose among these options during installation?


    During installation it asks for
    Choose what to keep
    *keep windows settings personal files and applications
    *keep personal files only
    *nothing
    I want to delete my current windows version(windows 7) and install windows 8.1 over that(in C drive). But I don't want to delete anything from other partitions (D and E), those contain important data.
    I think third option nothing is correct for me. Will this option delete other drives data or not?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 660
    windows 8.1


    What do you want to do upgrade from windows 7 to 8.1. or a clean install of 8.1.?

    Here is a tutorial how to upgrade Upgrade Install to Windows 8 or Windows 8.1
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what to choose among these options during installation?
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