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downloading and installing windows 7 on a preinstalled 8.1

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    downloading and installing windows 7 on a preinstalled 8.1

    How can I download windows 7 from the internet and install on my computer that came with windows 8.1 preinstalled. I need help. I am taking a class that I have to have windows 7

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    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 9926

    I would create a partition to install Windows 7 on, without a key you won`t be able to activate it, so you DO NOT won`t to wipe out Windows 8. Or..... you could just install 7 in a VM.

    Download the windows 7 iso file from here and burn to dvd or flash stick to install 7.

    This is a great tutorial and good luck

    Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums

    Clean Install Windows 7 - Windows 7 Help Forums
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    Windows 10

    Clean Install Windows 7 with UEFI in dv6-7215nr - HP Support Forum - 3681272

    If the instructions are too difficult, then...

    VMware Player - Install Windows 8

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    If you don't have Windows 7 64-bit ISO image.

    [Direct Download Links] Genuine Windows 7 RTM with SP1 ISO (32-bit and 64-bit) - AskVG

    DISCLAIMER: The download links given in this topic are genuine and absolutely legal. You should have a valid product key with you to be able to install Windows 7 using these ISO files. If you don't enter a product key, Windows will run only for 30 days.
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downloading and installing windows 7 on a preinstalled 8.1
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