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Originally Posted by JKuhn View Post

I upgraded from 7 keeping everything, and I don't have any problems. Just insert the DVD after booting your current Windows and follow the instructions. Just make backups in case you have to format.
I guess maybe it's just a Vista thing. Lucky you!
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Originally Posted by Cavey00 View Post

I guess maybe it's just a Vista thing. Lucky you!

I just checked the back of the Windows box. It says you have to reinstall your programs (and I assume the same goes for drivers) if you're using XP or Vista.

EDIT: Fixed a mistake.
Edited by JKuhn - 11/8/12 at 12:05pm
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I hope it's downloading the 64bit version headscratch.gif
I just went, next, next, next!

"Feel free to keep using your PC"! Thanks Bill biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by ACHILEE5 View Post

I hope it's downloading the 64bit version headscratch.gif
I just went, next, next, next!
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If you have a 64-bit Windows install already, then it is downloading the 64-bit version of Windows 8. thumb.gif
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If you have a 64-bit Windows install already, then it is downloading the 64-bit version of Windows 8. thumb.gif

Sweet thumb.gif
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Don't forget media center if you are used to having it wink.gif

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-8/feature-packs
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If you have a 64-bit Windows install already, then it is downloading the 64-bit version of Windows 8. thumb.gif
Yeah, I made that mistake. The vista machine was 32 so that's what my upgrade ended up being. I'll worry about doing a reinstall once I upgrade the HDD. Think it will let me use my system builder 64 bit disk to install but use the 32 bit upgrade key? I'm not questioning the key working for 32 and 64, just the system builder disk vs upgrade iso.
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Don't forget media center if you are used to having it wink.gif

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-8/feature-packs

I was looking for that biggrin.gif
Nice one bud thumb.gif
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post #579 of 1104
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I was looking for that biggrin.gif
Nice one bud thumb.gif
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