Is it possible to clean install Windows 8.1 (64) upgrade to new SSD with XP SP3 OEM key in the computer case?
I have 8 Pro upgrade retail key.
Purpose is with op system also to upgrade traditional hard disk to SSD.
I have backup of files to restore later.
If there is no easier way - should...
I have a Dell Studio XPS 9000 running Windows 7 home premium 64bit and a USB 3 card installed. I want to upgrade it to Windows 8.1. I also have an HP laptop Envy dv6 running Windows 8.1 USB 3 compatible. I also have an Intel SSD 335 Series 240 GB, on which I want the upgrade to be installed, and...
Okay. So I installed Windows 8 Pro from a clean install and tried to use an Upgrade license key.
As I have read here this will not work. But, the fix listed in the tutorial section in this board
did not work, either.
Was the fix for someone who had already activated it from a Windows 7 Upgrade...
Hello everyone, first post here with beginner question. I recently bought a laptop with win7 home premium. When win8 releases and I decide to buy an upgrade, will I be able te execute a clean install or I'll have to upgrade the current OS? And what if in the future I need to do a clean install, is...
Hi I can't install the consumer preview of windows 8 so that I can dual boot it with windows 7 I keep typing the product key that downloaded from Microsoft I always get a message that my product key could not be verified
Could it be that windows is trying to install over my windows 7 ?
When creating a Virtual Machine with vmware rel 8 and using the CREATE NEW VIRTUAL MACHINE Wizard installation will loop if you enter the product key before installing.
DO NOT ENTER THE PRODUCT KEY prompted by the create Virtual Machine Wizard
If you do you get message a short...
Instructions on how to install a Dual-Boot Windows 8 developer preview without any DVD and re-installl with the developer tools version if needed as welll