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Bump, I want to see this thread grow, I am installing windows 8 now.
I call dibs on the Windows 8 install & optimization guide! devil.gif
Geez, it takes forever to install on this old HDD lol



Goodluck. I hope you won't fall into the so called 'awesome optimisations' which are usually pointless and debunked in real life. thumb.gif
 
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Knock your self out I was going to do one but too busy with building 300 computer have no time tongue.gif

Why dont you optimise the hdd then rolleyes.gif

I will biggrin.gif

This old HDD froze -_-
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Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

Bump, I want to see this thread grow, I am installing windows 8 now.
I call dibs on the Windows 8 install & optimization guide! devil.gif
Geez, it takes forever to install on this old HDD lol

Goodluck. I hope you won't fall into the so called 'awesome optimisations' which are usually pointless and debunked in real life. thumb.gif


Don't worry I won't, have you seen my Windows 7 thread? wink.gif

There will mostly be a munch of tips/tricks. thumb.gif

I know the #1 thing I can think of is disable metro lol.
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I will biggrin.gif
This old HDD froze -_-
l.

Haha cant wait for it your guides using good smile.gif

I got 2 40gb ide's which I might use again,,,,,,,,,,,,,,nah tongue.gif

Might "misplace" a f3 tongue.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sean Webster View Post

I will biggrin.gif
This old HDD froze -_-
l.

Haha cant wait for it your guides using good smile.gif

I got 2 40gb ide's which I might use again,,,,,,,,,,,,,,nah tongue.gif

Might "misplace" a f3 tongue.gif

biggrin.gif

lol, I think this drive just died...I installed on my F3 in a few minutes and done!

It took an hour to install 98% on the other HDD and it stopped. mad.gif

If so i'll do a better breakdown then I did on the other HDD...http://www.overclock.net/t/1166632/hard-drive-breakdown
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How are you guys finding Windows 8? smile.gif
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How are you guys finding Windows 8? smile.gif

I'm sure these 21 pages must have at least a couple opinions.
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biggrin.gif
lol, I think this drive just died...I installed on my F3 in a few minutes and done!
It took an hour to install 98% on the other HDD and it stopped. mad.gif
If so i'll do a better breakdown then I did on the other HDD...http://www.overclock.net/t/1166632/hard-drive-breakdown



I tried to install Win 8 on a new WD sata3 and it killed it about 98% too

Had to RMA it

Got a new drive back and now I am going to ... still have not desided ... but ... if I have to RMA it again they might ...


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I tried to install Win 8 on a new WD sata3 and it killed it about 98% too

Had to RMA it

Got a new drive back and now I am going to ... still have not desided ... but ... if I have to RMA it again they might ...


Wow! That is just weird! I installed it on a VM by the way. I finally just installed the VM directory on my F3 and it worked fine. The slow drive that froze was a seagate from a laptop.
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is there a rough release date yet for the full retail version?
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