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Windows 7: upgrade win7 to win8?

12 Dec 2011   #1
fluidmotion

Win7 Starter 32 bits
 
 
upgrade win7 to win8?

can win7 starter be upgraded to win8?


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12 Dec 2011   #2
marsmimar

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Win 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

I don't think anyone can say with absolute certainty at this time since Windows 8 hasn't even been released as a beta, only as a pre-beta developer preview.

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These downloads include prerelease software that may change without notice. The software is provided as is, and you bear the risk of using it. It may not be stable, operate correctly or work the way the final version of the software will.
Note: You can't uninstall the Windows 8 Developer Preview. To go back to your previous operating system, you must reinstall it from restore or installation media.
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12 Dec 2011   #3
theog

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

The best way, would be to dual boot Windows 7 & Windows 8 is to follow this tutorial:
Dual Boot Installation - Windows 8 and Windows 7 or Vista - Windows 8 Forums
you can than delete Windows 8 very easily, using this tutorial:
Dual Boot Windows 7 and Windows 8 - Delete Windows 8 Developer Preview - Windows 8 Forums
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13 Dec 2011   #4
fluidmotion

Win7 Starter 32 bits
 
 

where can i get Win8 iso file?
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13 Dec 2011   #5
derekimo

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Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by marsmimar View Post
I don't think anyone can say with absolute certainty at this time since Windows 8 hasn't even been released as a beta, only as a pre-beta developer preview.

Quote:
These downloads include prerelease software that may change without notice. The software is provided as is, and you bear the risk of using it. It may not be stable, operate correctly or work the way the final version of the software will.
Note: You can't uninstall the Windows 8 Developer Preview. To go back to your previous operating system, you must reinstall it from restore or installation media.
Windows Metro Style Apps Developer Downloads
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fluidmotion View Post
where can i get Win8 iso file?
Two posts up.
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