Step 1: Open Command Prompt as administrator. Check article links given below: About Author I am a computer professional since 2007. Step 2: Head over to and download the latest version of Rufus tool. So that the next time we want to format a machine, or change its hard disk, we will have a bootable media. This guide in its entirety works just as well if you replace the Windows 8. Note that both methods are compatible with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows. Close the wizard and you are done.
When you purchase Windows 8 or 8. Another option may be to install Win 8. Install Windows as you would normally. Close the wizard and you are done. One can buy from online retail stores. This site is not directly affiliated with Microsoft. Well, once again, I found my own answers out myself, and Bill, you said none of the Windows 8.
WikiExt monitors and provides timely updates for its database in order to have up-to-date information and the latest programs for opening any file types at all times. The Windows Setup wizard will start and you can continue reading to know how to step-by-step format your computer. When you reinstall it will pick up the Product Key and activate the system automatically. We are volunteers who help others here in our own time for free. A Clean install is described. English — en-us if you're in the United States.
Click Download and install this feature The required. Here are the temporary keys. Support for 8 is stopping next month; Jan 2016. The Windows installation is pretty much standard. And we don't work for Microsoft. The setup of Windows 8, which is the same, is described 8. Always try to make every computer task easy for computer users.
Rather, no one keeps Windows installation disk for his or her computer. When you purchase Windows 8 or 8. For that, see this tutorial below instead. Now, you must be thinking, how would I use to install Windows? Hi, There is a separate location for the Win 8 media actually two. This site is not directly affiliated with Alexander Beug. And if you have a Windows 8. You have to make sure that you download and install the exact same 8.
So if you don't have the minimum requirement, the utility will automatically ask you to download and install. The Windows Setup wizard will start and you can continue reading to know how to step-by-step format your computer. Let it do its thing until it reaches 100% When it has finished formatting and copying files, you are done. Also can I have my external drive with the windows 8. Now a day, Windows installation is very easy. Can you be more specific? This file should be placed on a local harddrive. Always a friend, a great help and a second opinion! It does not have to be erased, the tool will do that for you if needed.
Sticker problem is no more. I have my windows 8. Step 3: Double-click on the downloaded Rufus. Click Next Click Install Click Finish 3. Click Yes or No button to continue. All trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners. Complete the steps 1-4 6.
So are you meaning to erase my hard drive on my computer? All trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners. Step 5: Next, you need to either insert your Windows 8. I purchased Windows 8 through the microsoft store. Step 4: Enter the following commands one-by-one and press Enter key after entering each command. Did you follow the advice that I gave you? Looking to install Windows Server? References: Thanks to: As Always, Mattias Gutke! There is no use swearing as it gets edited out.
The download size is under 0. Hit the Browse button to locate your Windows 8. Step 8: In this step, you need to copy all files including autorun. So if you don't have the minimum requirement, the utility will automatically ask you to download and install. You can download and create your own Windows 8.
. First, only the Windows 8. The Links are as follows: or Run the. Credits Post is originally postedd at. So that the next time you want to format your machine, or change its hard disk, you will have a bootable media. The method 1 involves preparing bootable Windows 8. Make sure there is no data in it.