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failure of upgrading from windows 8 to .8.1

  1. #21


    Posts : 187
    Windows 8.1 Pro/ Windows 8 Enterprise


    This is completely normal - there isn't a problem.

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  2. #22


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


    Sony eSupport - Windows 8.1 Update Instructions

    Windows 8.1 Upgrade Instructions


    Microsoft has released Windows 8.1, a free upgrade for Windows 8. Are you ready to take your Windows experience to the next level? Follow the steps below to upgrade to Windows 8.1.

    Before you upgrade:
    •For computers that originally shipped with Windows 8 preinstalled: ◦If you're already running Windows 8, you can upgrade to Windows 8.1 for free.
    ◦Follow the steps in the Upgrade to Windows 8.1 section below.
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  3. #23


    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)


    Quote Originally Posted by werty View Post
    This is completely normal - there isn't a problem.
    Yes, I know but there's a way to remove it.
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  4. #24


    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)


    Quote Originally Posted by theog View Post
    Sony eSupport - Windows 8.1 Update Instructions

    Windows 8.1 Upgrade Instructions


    Microsoft has released Windows 8.1, a free upgrade for Windows 8. Are you ready to take your Windows experience to the next level? Follow the steps below to upgrade to Windows 8.1.

    Before you upgrade:
    •For computers that originally shipped with Windows 8 preinstalled: ◦If you're already running Windows 8, you can upgrade to Windows 8.1 for free.
    ◦Follow the steps in the Upgrade to Windows 8.1 section below.
    I've had a look at it before I started, it didn't solve my problem. only uninstalling Avast did the trick
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  5. #25


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by NourinE View Post
    I mean the shortcut arrow on the icons of the desktop
    WinAero: Windows Shortcut Arrow Editor
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  6. #26


    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)


    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by NourinE View Post
    I mean the shortcut arrow on the icons of the desktop
    WinAero: Windows Shortcut Arrow Editor
    thank you so much, it removed it.
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  7. #27


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by NourinE View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by David Bailey View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by NourinE View Post
    I mean the shortcut arrow on the icons of the desktop
    WinAero: Windows Shortcut Arrow Editor
    thank you so much, it removed it.
    You are welcome.
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