Incorrect.... it does allow the download of 8.1 which however shows the 8.0 reg details, so wont install separately unless the generic key, as above is first used (?)
I wont risk that.
Meanwhile the 8.1 update version from Microsoft store I installed on 17/10/13 had generated its...
Use Macrium "Reflect" free version (Uk macrium website, check google).. it works in Windows 8 and is far better than Windows own version
Best to have a spare partition or drive to back up to .( 20 gb upwards )
Who posted the wallpaper / theme reset error
Tried Oaks 56 reg reset method
Reg screens says " you have successfully set your registration" then shows error message on pressing ok to exit
Will this now reset in a day or 2 or has it failed ??
I had installed with 8...
Windows 8 pro upgrade purchased from Microsoftas a download .. saved as an ISO and used that to install to Oracle Virtual Box
Shows reg key as invalid on activation attempt. presume as installed inside Windows 7 not as 7 upgade.
This invalid key, although the reg key recognised & approved...
Difficult to produce a screen print...........
With ref to the "Harmony" desktop background, on selecting a change of wallpaper or desktop theme, Windows will show the changed selection for 0.5 seconds then reset to "Harmony"
Had no issue with previous earlier versions of 8 and used many...
Cant see this mentioned here on Windows 8 Pro RTM version ?
Alternative Themes /wallpaper accessible but cannot be changed due to screen lock .
Seems to be no update to adjust this .
Did not happen on pre release versions of Windows 8.
Any ideas, please ?