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    New SSD Installation

    Yes. How to download and clean install Windows 8.1 if you have an OEM computer with UEFI firmware (BIOS) embedded Windows 8/8.1 product key. -> link
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    Win 8.1 Not Booting From USB

    Step 1: Reset the UEFI firmware (BIOS) settings back to the factory defaults. Lenovo UEFI firmware (BIOS) settings. - Exit; OS Optimized Defaults: Win8 64bit - Boot; Boot Mode: UEFI - Security; Secure Boot: Enabled Step 2: Do you have a UEFI boot mode compatible Windows 8.1 64-bit...
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    Can't get into any recovery options,, f2, f8 and f12

    Using the Advanced Startup Options in Windows 8 on a Dell PC | Dell US
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    Can't get into any recovery options,, f2, f8 and f12

    If you do not have the Windows 7/8/8.1/10 installation media or Windows 8 Recovery USB flash drive, then download the installation media on another computer. How to create a bootable Windows 8.1 USB flash drive or DVD. -> link Normally, you do not need to change the UEFI firmware (BIOS)...
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    Can't get into any recovery options,, f2, f8 and f12

    You can try this: How to use the BCDboot command in Windows 7/8/10. -> link
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    Solved Win 8 recovery disc/usb for already crashed laptop

    How to use the BCDboot command in Windows 7/8/10. -> link
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    bcdboot: "Failure when attempting to copy boot files"

    You can clean install Windows 8.1 in Legacy BIOS boot mode. Here is info about UEFI Boot Mode (installing using the GPT partition style) and Legacy BIOS Boot Mode (installing using the MBR partition style). -> link
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    bcdboot: "Failure when attempting to copy boot files"

    - How to use the BCDboot command in Windows 7/8/10. -> link - How to fix the Windows 7/8/10 bootloader if the hard drive has an MBR partition table. -> link
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    Solved No Operative System boots. I deleted EFI Partition

    No. First, try to fix the current EFI System partition. bcdboot X:\windows Note: Replace "X" with the volume letter of the Windows OS partition. - Here is more info: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh824874.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396 If that doesn't work, then recreate the...
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    Solved ACER Aspire V3-112P Windows 8.1 Sin Lang with Bing Needed

    @broe23: Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help How to download and clean install Windows 8.1 if you have an OEM computer with UEFI firmware (BIOS) embedded Windows 8/8.1 product key. -> link
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    Windows 8 loads to black screen; winload.efi missing.

    If you have an OEM computer with UEFI firmware (BIOS) embedded Windows 8/8.1 product key, the Windows 8.1 installer should automatically detect product key from UEFI firmware (BIOS). When installation is finished, Windows 8.1 will be activated automatically, if your internet connection is up...
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    Solved No Operative System boots. I deleted EFI Partition

    How to create the missing EFI System partition. -> link
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    Windows 8 loads to black screen; winload.efi missing.

    How to use the BCDboot command in Windows 7/8/10. -> link How to download and clean install Windows 8.1 if you have an OEM computer with UEFI firmware (BIOS) embedded Windows 8/8.1 product key. -> link
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    Using Hirens Boot USB drive with Windows 8

    You cannot make a UEFI compatible Hiren's BootCD USB flash drive. How to create a UEFI compatible Windows 7/8/10 64-bit USB flash drive -> link
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    Using Hirens Boot USB drive with Windows 8

    compact disc - Hiren's Boot CD with UEFI support? - Super User
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    Inspiron 15R SE 7520 Windows 8 Reinstallation

    How to determine if a hard drive is configured with the MBR or GPT partition table (see screenshots below). Quote from this post: UEFI Boot Mode (installing using the GPT partition style) and Legacy BIOS Boot Mode (installing using the MBR partition style). -> link
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    Solved EaseUS Partition Manager and Windows 10 upgrade

    The ID for the recovery partitions type is incorrectly set to OEM. -> link Partition 1 OEM 1000 MB (WINRE_DRV) - This partition type should be Recovery (not OEM). Partition 2 System 260 MB (SYSTEM_DRV) Partition 3 OEM 1000 MB (LRS_ESP) - Note: This Lenovo OEM partition...
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    Problem with Installing Windows 8 from CD on my new Lenovo

    If you have a Lenovo IdeaPad (for example, Z50-75 or G50-80) with FreeDOS. How to clean install Windows 8.1/10 64-bit from USB/DVD. STEP ONE (if you boot from USB flash drive): How to create UEFI Boot Mode compatible Windows 8.1/10 64-bit USB flash drive. -> link STEP TWO: Lenovo...
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    Solved Failed to activate Windows

    How to transfer Windows 8/8.1 license to new computer. -> link
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    Solved problem with BIOS showing no USB so can't restore

    Have you tried a bootable Windows 8.1 Recovery USB flash drive or Windows 8.1 USB flash drive? Or does this link help you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSmNfKGtfCM
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