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  1. Abhishek

    How to install Windows 8.1 on Windows 7 without data loss?

    My friend has a Windows 7 laptop (32 bit) and his cousin recently won a Windows 8.1 Key and two Office Keys via some Microsoft coding competition or stuff. Now the thing is how do I install it on his laptop? He has just one partition (C drive) and wants to keep his personal files (images...
  2. Abhishek

    Solved Partition showing very less free space than actual

    My K partition is of 24.3GB and says that only 3.80GB is free. However in reality, the data inside is worth only 14.3GB which means 10GB should be free, not 3.80GB. What could be the problem? I have attached the screenshot too. Even though there are no hidden files in this partition, I...
  3. Abhishek

    Cumulative Security Update (KB2838727) causing crashes

    Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 8 (KB2838727) isn't working very well on my laptop. On installing this, after rebooting I'm a stuck on blue screen saying that the PC has encountered an error and needs to restart. It also shows an error code like 0xc000021a. While...
  4. Abhishek

    PC doesn't boot up after a new system update is installed

    I had purchased Windows 8 in the first month of its release and since then I haven't encountered a single error. But off late, I'm experiencing serious trouble. Whenever a Windows automatic update is installed, after shutting down the laptop when it's booted again I get a message on a blue...
  5. Abhishek

    Can I install 64 bit Windows 8 on my laptop?

    I'm using the legit copy of Windows 8 Pro 32 bit. Firstly I would like to know that if I upgrade to 32 bit, can I use the same key? Secondly, is my laptop capable of handling 64 bit? When I had purchased it, it came with Windows Vista Home Premium 32 bit. So when I upgraded to Windows 7 Home...
  6. Abhishek

    Which version of Office is compatible with Windows 8?

    I'm planning to purchase Office, which version of Office is compatible with Windows 8 Pro?
  7. Abhishek

    Windows 8 Pro install via media queries

    I just purchased Windows 8 Pro and I am downloading the files via the Upgrade assistant. After downloading, I wish to install Windows 8 without deleting my personal files and applications of Windows 7. Here are some questions related to it which I have: 1. If I create a bootable pendrive and...
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    Solved Windows 8 Product Key Error: "We couldn't verify the product key"

    I wanna dual boot Windows 8 Consumer Preview with my existing OS, Windows 7 Home Premium. I have created the necessary partitions and also created the bootable pendrive from the ISO downloaded. When I begin the installation, everything goes fine until the Product Key screen comes up. I have...