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Windows 7: Win8 Space Occupy ?

26 Dec 2011   #1

Windows 10 Pro
Win8 Space Occupy ?

Anyone running Windows8 Beta, how much does it take up after installation ? Linux can take up the least but decided not to go Linux.

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26 Dec 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Unless I missed something, I believe there is no Beta yet. It should be well under 20GB. But it will mushroom.
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27 Dec 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit, Windows Developer Preview, Linux Mint 9 Gnome 32 Bit

People are using the Windows 8 Developer Preview not the Beta but the Beta will be there in a few weeks I think. I also use Linux and its installation is generally fast and consumes only like 5GBs. I think the speed of installation depends on your machine but Windows 8 installs somewhat faster than Windows 7 and takes under 20GB of space.

You could simply search the for answers regarding Windows 8.
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