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Windows 8.1 Preview Now Available in English (UK)

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    Windows 8.1 Preview Now Available in English (UK)


    Microsoft has just confirmed in a short post on its community forums below that Windows 8.1 Preview is now available in the English (UK) language from the Store and ISO file download.


    We’re pleased to announce that we have expanded the supported languages for Windows 8.1 Preview to include English (United Kingdom), or EN-GB. If the base language of your PC is English (United Kingdom), you can now download Windows 8.1 Preview from Windows Store.
    Source: Windows 8.1 Preview available in English (United Kingdom) - Microsoft Community


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    Better late than never !
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    Actually...having read that come September that you will need to restore an old backup then re-upgrade or lose your all your apps/desktop icons , I'm not going to bother after all......will wait till September and upgrade with the version that will keep them all.
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    Hello Wullail,

    If you like, you could also clean install Windows 8.1 Preview in a VM or blank drive to play with so you wouldn't have to worry about your current installation.
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    Win 8, (VM win7, XP, Vista)


    Yes. . .where there is a will there is a way, and as usual Shawn is dead on. . .
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