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Recent content by kiwig

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    Hibernating problem: Power Efficiency Diagnostics Report

    Hello Members I hope someone is still here;) Anyway I have a wee problem with hibernating my machine. Is anyone able to give me a hint what I could do next? Thanks
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    I have left my data partition with X: and tested if it would create a problem with a partition manager(e.g. [email protected] disk). Seems not to create any problem yet. Everything else (e.g. shortucts) are working.
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Obviously a mistake from years ago.:eek: The other way would be, if possible, change all the references in relevant folder shortcuts . Not sure if that is possible? Has anyone done that? [emoji4]
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Thanks.:thumb: Does it mean I can't use any Win PE (disk management) after changing to X?
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Update The clean install went smoothly with the W8 Pro Key I had bought and installed over 8 a couple of years ago. The previous setup was somewhat standard with a C: on SSD and Data on the HDD with the drive letter X: which I have used for various systems for the last 6-8 years. After the...
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    User Profiles - Relocate to another Partition or Disk

    Kari The tutorial is perfect :thumb: .. so it was a breeze to set-up my new laptop with"user profiles-relocate". First time for me so bit nervous at the beginning. .
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Thanks heaps guys.:) Atm I'm preparing the clean install by backing up files and will report back.
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Now, once I have the ISO burned to DVD, how can I or am I able to activate the fresh install?
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Brink, an update After disabling anti-virus and firewall I was able to start the download as per your option one.
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Thanks Brink for getting back so quick. I have tried that unsuccessfully as the pull down fields remain empty.
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    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Hello Win 8/8.1 Folk I have a legit win8 pro(installed over 8) system a couple of years ago.. I would like to download and clean install 8.1 on this working machine as 10 is not suitable yet. I have tried every possible way to download a 8.1 iso though the 8 pro key is not accepted. If I go to...
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    Intel USB 3.0 driver for Z97 chipset - where to find?

    jds63, thanks. So I should be able to get the Intel drivers right now? Ill try.
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    Intel USB 3.0 driver for Z97 chipset - where to find?

    Does anyone of you know if we are having more luck with the new W10 with the USB3 drivers?
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    Upgrade to 8.1

    [solved]Upgrade to 8.1 Hi All I want to upgrade my system to 8.1 pro from 8 pro and have gone through the forum and at the moment I want to use to download the 8.1 with the Media Creation Tool. The installation through the store is directly and I just want to prepare files for the time when I'm...
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    Dual boot-Black screen-Winload error /status 0xC0000225

    Hi all A couple of days ago I hit an error with a dual boot setup which existed for some months. The dual boot entry was missing and I could not repair/refresh/reset with any install disk. Chckdsk and sfc /scannow from the other partition and from the install disk repair command prompt did not...