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2nd Windows 8.1 cannot be installed

  1. #11


    Norway
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    Windows 8.1 Pro x64


    So nothing then huh :/

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  2. #12


    Posts : 879
    Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by Yanniclord View Post
    all drives on my system are in GPT, wich i had to format them to when i first installed Windows 8.1
    Could you explain how you started the installation?

    Where did you get the disk or ISO you burned to disk and how was it burned?

    Do you have a UEFI bootable DVD?

    Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help

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  3. #13


    Norway
    Posts : 100
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64


    Quote Originally Posted by genet View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Yanniclord View Post
    all drives on my system are in GPT, wich i had to format them to when i first installed Windows 8.1
    Could you explain how you started the installation?

    Where did you get the disk or ISO you burned to disk and how was it burned?

    Do you have a UEFI bootable DVD?

    Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help

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    Oh ok i might try that instead, i used IMGBurn to burn the ISO i got from an Original Windows 8.1 backup DVD.
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  4. #14


    Norway
    Posts : 100
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64


    Quote Originally Posted by genet View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Yanniclord View Post
    all drives on my system are in GPT, wich i had to format them to when i first installed Windows 8.1
    Could you explain how you started the installation?

    Where did you get the disk or ISO you burned to disk and how was it burned?

    Do you have a UEFI bootable DVD?

    Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help

    Click image for larger version
    The more you know.... It was the DVD medium ITSELF that couldnt boot UEFI, used the tool you said i should and it worked, awesome, thank you
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  5. #15


    Posts : 879
    Windows 10


    You are welcome.
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