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is it retail update iso for 8.1 ?


alikocholo

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#1
hello

i have retail key for 8.1
and download en_windows_8.1_professional_vl_with_update_x64_dvd _4065194

is it retail update iso for 8.1 ?
 
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caperjack

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no sure but that looks like you downloaded a volume licensed win8.1 pro, if so your retail key will not work with it, vl is not sold to the general public
 

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alphanumeric

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No, that's The Pro Volume License edition. It will not accept retail keys.
 

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genet

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edit:

How to download and clean install Windows 8.1 -> link
 
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