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If I run the upgrade assistant does it mess with the current os? It asked me what settings to keep. I freaked and quit. I'm using my work laptop and can't mess it up
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Also does the allow you to clean install?
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If I run the upgrade assistant does it mess with the current os? It asked me what settings to keep. I freaked and quit. I'm using my work laptop and can't mess it up
it will not mess anything on your computer ..... its just to tell you wich program will be/ not be compatible with w8
post #84 of 354
Hey where can i download a copy of the win8 pro upgrade? I bought it then it downloaded but there was an error then it never saved the file. So if anyone can point me to where I can download an iso for the win8 pro upgrade please.
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Isn't this borderline defrauding Microsoft? Better than piracy I guess but still in the gray area...

The condition of getting it for $15 is buying a prebuilt PC.
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post #86 of 354
Even for someone like me that dislikes Windows 8. I hope people realize that this is too awesome to pass up and you never know 7 months down the road you may change your mind.
post #87 of 354
I actually entered the legit laptop I bought for my mom last month which was eligible for this (said so right on the box), it didn't ask me for any key. Can I just cancel the download and grab an ISO later to use with the key I got? Also, it told me my USB 3.0 hub and network device aren't compatible mad.gif
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The 3rd time I tried to get a promo code it asked for my current product license key.
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this states the OS as Windows 8 Pro (upgrade)... it specifically says upgrade in several locations on the site. will that affect anything or does it exclude anything that the non-upgrade (ie full) has? I tried searching for the info but my stinkin work blocks everything.

eh I take back stinkin work... I like my job biggrin.gif
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this states the OS as Windows 8 Pro (upgrade)... it specifically says upgrade in several locations on the site. will that affect anything or does it exclude anything that the non-upgrade (ie full) has? I tried searching for the info but my stinkin work blocks everything.
eh I take back stinkin work... I like my job biggrin.gif

Well, the ISO is a full ISO, and the key is designed to activate W8, so I don't think it checks for a previous W7 install. Don't hold me to that though.
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