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bagavan

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Please let me know if it gives you the option to create an iso after the download is complete
 

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gasdel

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downloading from Italy
 

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andyparks

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There must be a English (uk) now
 

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dfgfgd

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Ok did a reboot it's there now... 3,6GB???? For a start button?? I just have 14GB left on my c: partition, I hope it's just replaced size and not added 3,6gb to the damn windows folder??
 

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HippsieGypsie

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It's there as big as ever in my Store app. Any word on an ISO yet?
 

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Downloading in New York.

Henry
 

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tw33k

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downloading is slow going at the moment
 

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andyparks

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Not finshed yet will let you no
 

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    640 gig
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HippsieGypsie

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Yea, it's as slow as molasses in the Artic!
 

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    Acer/Intel E946GZ
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    2GB (max upgrade)
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    Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000 - PCI Express x16
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    Acer AL1917W A LCD
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andyparks

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50% in just over 30 mins and now says getting update ready
 

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    dont need one as i go on onlive cloud gaming
    Sound Card
    none
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    i-inc 19 inch wide
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    640 gig
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    fan
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    logitec s540
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HippsieGypsie

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50% in just over 30 mins and now says getting pc ready
That's not bad. It took me 4 hours > 8 RTM to 8.1 RP.

Please keep us posted as to how it goes. Hopefully it's not a nightmare for you.
 

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    Acer T690
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    Intel Pentium D Dual Core
    Motherboard
    Acer/Intel E946GZ
    Memory
    2GB (max upgrade)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000 - PCI Express x16
    Sound Card
    Integrated RealTek ALC888 high-definition audio with 7.1 channel audio support
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer AL1917W A LCD
    Screen Resolution
    1440 X 900
    Hard Drives
    350 GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.10
    Thumb drives
    PSU
    Standard 250 watt
    Case
    Desktop 7.2" (183mm) W x 17.5" (445mm) L x 14.5"
    Cooling
    Dual case fans + CPU fan
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    Acer Windows PS/2
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    Wireless Microsoft Arc
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andyparks

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Its done a compatability test and now applying changes and gathering info
 

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    Sound Card
    none
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    i-inc 19 inch wide
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    640 gig
    Cooling
    fan
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    motor mouse
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HippsieGypsie

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My Computer

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    Acer T690
    CPU
    Intel Pentium D Dual Core
    Motherboard
    Acer/Intel E946GZ
    Memory
    2GB (max upgrade)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000 - PCI Express x16
    Sound Card
    Integrated RealTek ALC888 high-definition audio with 7.1 channel audio support
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer AL1917W A LCD
    Screen Resolution
    1440 X 900
    Hard Drives
    350 GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.10
    Thumb drives
    PSU
    Standard 250 watt
    Case
    Desktop 7.2" (183mm) W x 17.5" (445mm) L x 14.5"
    Cooling
    Dual case fans + CPU fan
    Keyboard
    Acer Windows PS/2
    Mouse
    Wireless Microsoft Arc
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    54mbp/s
    Browser
    IE11
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
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bagavan

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can you post a screenshot if possbile?
 

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    Memory
    4GB DDR2
    Graphics Card(s)
    Intel GMA X3100
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    1280 X 800
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    160 GB HDD

HippsieGypsie

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Welcome to Windows EightForums, geoffc.

Thanks for the info. :)
 

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    Acer T690
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    Intel Pentium D Dual Core
    Motherboard
    Acer/Intel E946GZ
    Memory
    2GB (max upgrade)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3000 - PCI Express x16
    Sound Card
    Integrated RealTek ALC888 high-definition audio with 7.1 channel audio support
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer AL1917W A LCD
    Screen Resolution
    1440 X 900
    Hard Drives
    350 GB Seagate Barracuda 7200.10
    Thumb drives
    PSU
    Standard 250 watt
    Case
    Desktop 7.2" (183mm) W x 17.5" (445mm) L x 14.5"
    Cooling
    Dual case fans + CPU fan
    Keyboard
    Acer Windows PS/2
    Mouse
    Wireless Microsoft Arc
    Internet Speed
    54mbp/s
    Browser
    IE11
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
    Office Pro 2013 / Nokia Lumia 1520 Windows Phone 8.1DP GDR1

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