I Have Windows 8 Key But CD Is Scratched doesn't Run- Help

adukin

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Hi!
I am in trouble and don't know what to do because i am not expert. So the thing is i purchased and installed Windows 8. But latter on my Window got slower due to viruses and then i thought that i should reinstall window 8. But when i inserted CD in my ROM it didn't run due to scratches. Now my CD is useless. Luckily, i have product key but CD is gone. So any one know if there is any way to free download windows 8? I have also heard that there sites which gives corrupted Windows version. So is there a legal way of doing this?
tell where i can download?
Sorry for bad English.
 

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A broken link would not even allow you to start the download. Which browser are you using? Since it's an MS site, try using Internet Explorer, if you haven't already.
 

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    W10 Pro (desktop), W10 (laptop), W10 Pro (tablet)
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    PC/Desktop
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    Home built i7-8700K, Hp Envy x360 EVO Laptop, MS Surface Pro 7
    CPU
    3.7Ghz Core i7-8700K, 11th Gen Core i7-1165G7 4.7Ghz, 10th Gen Core™ i5-1035G4 1.1Ghz
    Motherboard
    ASUS TUF Z370-Pro Gaming, HP, MS
    Memory
    16G, 8G, 8G
    Graphics Card(s)
    AMD Radeon RX580, Intel Iris X Graphics, Intel Iris Plus Graphics G4
    Sound Card
    ATI High Definition Audio (Built-in to mobo)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Dual Samsung U32J59 32 inch monitors, 13.3" display, 12.3" display
    Screen Resolution
    3840x2160 (Desktop), 1920x1080 (laptop), 2736x1824 Pro 7
    Hard Drives
    500GB ssd boot drive with 2 & 10TB Data (Desktop), 512GB ssd (laptop), 128GB SSD (tablet)
    PSU
    Corsair CX 750M
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    Antec 100
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    Coolermaster CM 212+
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adukin

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The Microsoft tool download the file in ISO form what to do when it completes. I don't know what to do with ISO file.
 

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