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How do I go back to Windows 8 from Windows 8.1?

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User Info: O_Town_Rulez

O_Town_Rulez
3 years ago#1
Do I just put the Windows 8 disc in and hit "Install now" or do I need to do something else?
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User Info: Madmicky933

Madmicky933
3 years ago#2
Well, I'd go back to Windows 7 personally.

To answer your question, though:
Backup anything you want to keep (games, documents, music, picutres, etttccccc......) to another harddrive, to DVDs, or flashdrives.

Then put the Windows 7/8 disc in your PC, restart your PC, and boot into the disc. Then format AND delete both the "System" partition and the partition your OS in on.
Then install.
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User Info: O_Town_Rulez

O_Town_Rulez
3 years ago#3
Madmicky933 posted...
Well, I'd go back to Windows 7 personally.

To answer your question, though:
Backup anything you want to keep (games, documents, music, picutres, etttccccc......) to another harddrive, to DVDs, or flashdrives.

Then put the Windows 7/8 disc in your PC, restart your PC, and boot into the disc. Then format AND delete both the "System" partition and the partition your OS in on.
Then install.


I don't have a partition......
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User Info: Orestes417

Orestes417
3 years ago#4
No such thing as not having a partition
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User Info: rusty12000

rusty12000
3 years ago#5
Step1: Format computer
Step2: Install Windows 7
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O_Town_Rulez
3 years ago#6
Orestes417 posted...
No such thing as not having a partition


I just did it, I didn't even realize that I had a partition lol
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