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  1. theog

    Windows 8.1 - RAW Disks and Hidden

    Boot the Sony Recovery USB drive, & use the Sony Recovery Tools.
  2. theog

    OS Wont start after failed computer restore

    Welcome to EightForums Have you made the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks? We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC. & made the Startup Repair CD. (Windows 8 only)...
  3. theog

    Solved Windows 10 reinstall

    YES, you can use Windows back up & restore to the 1tb drive. You will need to use the Windows system image, as the Bootable Recovery CD/DVD/USB will boot with Secure Boot http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/8956-system-image-create-windows-8-a.html...
  4. theog

    DISM tool continually finds corruption

    Check the hard drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic tools. Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp. http://www.carrona.org/hddiag.html
  5. theog

    Convert disk From MBR to GPT to install windows

    To clean install: 1) Clean the HD Drive, using Step one in this tutorial: SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation - Windows 7 Help Forums than 2a) Clean install with the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disk. 2b) http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2299-clean-install-windows-8-a.html 2c)...
  6. theog

    Windows To Go - Unhide Drives from Host Computer

    Should be called Windows 8.1.2.3. :D
  7. theog

    Windows To Go - Unhide Drives from Host Computer

    Works fine with Windows 10 D P Enterprise.
  8. theog

    Windows To Go - Create in Windows 8 Enterprise

    Works fine with Windows 10 D P Enterprise.
  9. theog

    Update error!!! from windows 8 to 8.1

    Try running Windows 8.1 Upgrade Assistant. http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?linkid=261871
  10. theog

    Solved Windows 10 dual boot anyone?

    The same as doing Windows 7 & 8. http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2344-dual-boot-installation-windows-8-windows-7-vista.html
  11. theog

    What should I buy to upgrade from 8.1 to 8.1 Pro

    Welcome to EightForums. To upgrade Windows 8/8.1 core, you need to use the Pro Pack. To upgrade to Pro Pack No install files needed. Only the Upgrade key is need. http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/6673-add-features-windows-8-a.html
  12. theog

    Rollback to Win 8 with no media (Dell 2720)

    Welcome to EightForums Have you made the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks? We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC. & made the Startup Repair CD. (Windows 8 only)...
  13. theog

    Rollback to Win 8 with no media (Dell 2720)

    Welcome to EightForums Have you made the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks? We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC. & made the Startup Repair CD. (Windows 8 only)...
  14. theog

    Recovering laptop from recovery disk

    The Recovery disk should work, but most likely will DELETE your D: partition.
  15. theog

    Solved Partition problem after installing Windows 8.1

    Are you sure, looks like a OVER INSTALL.
  16. theog

    how to dual boot

    http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/2344-dual-boot-installation-windows-8-windows-7-vista.html
  17. theog

    Solved Looking for an easier way to upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1

    You can use the Windows 8.1 DVD to upgrade Windows 8.
  18. theog

    Windows 8 Core installation won't recognize my Hard Drive

    Have you made the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks? We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC. & made the Startup Repair CD. (Windows 8 only)...
  19. theog

    Can I...

    You have a three to four year wait.
  20. theog

    Repairing a glitched up HDD

    Not from wife's HD drive on your Windows 7 desktop. You will need to back up the DATA you need.