07-12-15 11:04 AM
I have been reminded I should not post here.
July 11, 2015 (7:02pm)
IF you are Experiencing Windows Help & Support
continuos pop ups in Windows ver. 8.1 AND
If you are using a wireless keyboard you may find
this very helpful.
I will give you the solution that worked for...
I agree, no reason to be concerned about missing Icons when there
are SO MANY other issues, such as the nagging Windows Help that keeps popping
up an requested.
My question, although not to important, just curious.
"Why" is MS making the a FREE upgrade.Every time is see the
word FREE in...
Thank you Windows 8 Forum
A BIG "Thank You" to all the “responsible” people in the Windows 8 forum, who provided correct and meaningful information about Windows 8 in the varioius subjects.
The specific answer I was looking for was here, I just had to look for it and use it.
Thanks Wynona for you suggestion.
The issue I described happens with the desktop and
the laptop when trying to do the upgrade
It also happened on a different machine altogether when
trying to upgrade it's windows 7 Pro -
The following is the error I got on both machines Note I have two
Yes - Indeed that is what I "need" to do. As mentioned,
I cannot install any Windows type from a the Windows DVD - It fails every time. THANK YOU for the reply
I will try to create an ISO image from the DVD and then make a bootable
thumb drive from a Sandisk usb drive. That works for SWindows...
I purchased a Windows 8 Pro x64 Installation DVD from Staples for $ 69.95
back in late October 2012 but I have never been able to get Windows 8 to do the upgrade.
I tried everything a person with 22 years experience would try including a ton of
suggestions offered here and at other forums...
This is a bit of a saga but you may find it interesting and worth reading.
Thankfully, I created a system image on an external HDD
before attempting the Windows 8 Pro upgrade from my perfectly functional
Windows 7 Pro 64 bit.
I was full of great anticipation. I read at Staples you must do a...