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Reply Johan April 3, 2013 at 5:40 pm # Thank you thank you thank you! You now have a fully working Windows 8.1 system fresh-installed with only a Windows 8 product key. Reply Bob Penn October 28, 2012 at 2:09 am # I did a clean install of Win8 upgrade with Parallels.
Even during the installation there is an option to either Upgrade or Customize (such as selecting which Drive to install to, etc. Thanks so much! Also browse through your main hard drive (typically the C drive) to see if you’ve saved any personal files or documents in unusual places. Windows 7 Upgrade Clean Install Workaround Reply AJ November 11, 2012 at 6:52 pm # Hi Martin,THANKS it worked for me I even't had to run the activation tool, the system started up and was activated.My big
Back online, and activation was auto, updated today and all appears hunky dory. Windows 8 Pro Upgrade Key Free It installed no problem, but then said it wasn't licensed. If your computer doesn’t boot into the installation media when you restart it, you may need to dive into its BIOS settings and change its boot order, or press a key Reply Simon November 8, 2012 at 9:53 am # I was really frustrated at the thought of having to reinstall a prior OS (I ran the upgrade assistant off the Consumer
But iam facing few issues now... Clean Install Windows 8 Pro Murder averted :) Reply Chris October 27, 2012 at 7:32 pm # Worked like a charm. Reply status May 6, 2016 at 4:19 pm # Thanks sooooo much! Reply mk October 29, 2012 at 5:52 am # - got upgrade offer 14.99 thru some old Win 7. - burned the dvd after download. - went to desktop booted with
Ran the 'Upgrade Assistant' in XP Compatibility Mode. http://www.ghacks.net/2012/10/27/windows-8-upgrade-clean-install-possible/ Reply Peter H November 11, 2012 at 2:02 pm # Thank you, that worked for me too. Clean Install Windows 8 Upgrade On New Hard Drive Reply Gordon November 30, 2012 at 5:23 pm # hey I cannot update windows via this way when I bought the upgraded wins 8. Mediabootinstall Missing Reply Andy November 12, 2012 at 4:46 am # Worked great for me.
So, many thanks!!! http://scanrelief.com/windows-8/clean-install-windows-8-1-with-oem-key.html I was about to re-format to W7 and then i remembered I had this page as a bookmark. :) ReplyLeave a Reply Click here to cancel reply.CommentYour NameYour E-mail (will not Edited the registry as you advised and activated without any problems - many thanks. Reply Tim January 20, 2013 at 1:41 pm # It was activated! Windows 8 Anytime Upgrade Key
Back up personal files and documents First, back up the usual user folders, which is where you likely have stored all or most of your personal files and documents. Many of you seem to be speaking a language that's not English. One poster there stated that he too experienced that after a clean install and re-did it by re-installing the old OS, then running the upgrade. Check This Out Thanks!!
when I googled and found this website. This Product Key Can Only Be Used To Add Features To Windows After the download begins, close the setup tool. Reply Ivar September 14, 2013 at 2:46 pm # Thanks sooooo much!
Now just adding the free Media Centre Pack... A clean insfallation on a second computer within the same house didn't work, error code 0xC004008. Win8 running smoothly on my new ssd now... :P Reply steve November 16, 2012 at 3:28 pm # I found this very helpful.Tips. 1/. Upgrade Windows With Only A Product Key You can choose to put the boot media directly on a USB drive, or you can create an ISO for later use or to burn to a disc later.
Reply snappingkiwi October 29, 2012 at 3:27 pm # Okay, I've got some questions... If not, what will? It failed to upgrade using the Upgrade Manager, so I opted to save an .iso file. http://scanrelief.com/windows-8/clean-install-for-windows-8-pro.html Skip to Navigation Skip to the Content of this Page Back to the Accessibility Menu Menu Like Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google Plus Subscribe to
Click the option to Install Now (vs Install later from desktop) and then click the Install button 3. Thanks very much - WIndows 8 now working on Parallels 8 on my Mac! Reply Mr T October 28, 2012 at 11:30 am # I tried the upgrade install twice and it reached 99% completion and then failed and kicked me back to Win7. my cpu is i5 3.3ghz...