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My desktop has Windows 7 on a 40GB SSD and then I haev 2 1TB drives in raid-0. Could I try to install windows 8 on the raid-0 drives without any issues?

Edit: I'm looking at the Windows 8 Developer Preview and it says that it cannot be uninstalled?
Edited by Domino - 2/14/12 at 6:48am
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If you just want to try it out, I would suggest trying it in a virtual machine.
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Originally Posted by Viski View Post

If you just want to try it out, I would suggest trying it in a virtual machine.

Would I get performance issues?

How do I set up a virtual machine?
Edit: I'm reading a tutorial now. Thanks!
Edited by Domino - 2/14/12 at 6:59am
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I would wait till the end of the month when the consumer preview comes out (the 29th I heard).

It should have more features and be more stable.

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I would wait till the end of the month when the consumer preview comes out (the 29th I heard).
It should have more features and be more stable.

Yeah, I'm getting a bunch of performance issues and whatnot with my install. Trying to improve the performance just corrupts the whole thing. It's a bit confusing at first and there are a bunch of places to improve on the GUI, but so far, I like it a lot. The big thing is that I wanted to try IE10. Any way of doing that on windows 7? Win8 is too unstable for me.
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... The big thing is that I wanted to try IE10. Any way of doing that on windows 7?...

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