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    windows 8 updating


    hi
    the os that i have in my laptop is windows 8. Any time I put on the computer a message pop up that new update of 8.1 is available. Really I want to update to 8.1 but i don't want to loss my files and other programs installed. will it be possible to update it without losing my all ready installed programs?
    PLEASE HELP

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Shaka, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    When upgrading from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1, you will not lose anything. All your files, settings, and apps will carry over unless you are installing Windows 8.1 in a language that's different from the language currently on your PC.

    Windows 8.1 - Update to from Windows 8
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