Please help! bigpinkdragon286Mar 4, 2016, 5:10 AM I guess I'm confused as to what the actual problem you are facing is. How to link your Microsoft account with the digital license Use the Windows key + I keyboard shortcut to open the Settings app. I am doing the exact same thing that you are, and it is a cluster....I am attempting to go from a Phenom 2 X3 and a Gigabyte motherboard to a FX-6300 http://fusionphp.net/unable-to/unable-to-install-windows-8-or-8-1.html
it was all pretty easy. Hardware changes are ok unless you make major changes. It was working before, so why should I replace it? If this is your case, you'll need to contact your system administrator. try this
Keep us posted. I have configured BIOS so that the DVD ROM is the primary Boot Device. If we can locate a piece of hardware that is actually causing this problem I will replace it as needed.brooksndun 01/04 #4 Thanks for all the responses! Re activate any paid programs?
I had it installed on a Macbook, licensed and everything (Win10). What would be likely to happen in your opinion and based off experiences? Same thing with a mobo swap. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2814964/replaced-motherboard-cpu-windows-boot.html Generated Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:42:46 GMT by s_wx1188 (squid/3.5.23) The Windows Club The Windows Club covers Windows 10/8/7 tips, tutorials, how-to's, features, freeware.
The instructions on those sites seem to be overcomplicating things and unsuited for Skylake based installs.If your new equipment is Skylake based, which you didn't happen to mention directly, but I So, you want to check for updates periodically. As was mentioned, your install will be in the configuration of how you booted the Install Media (assuming x64). I will also be backing up and creating a system image, both saved to an external HDD, just in case for the worst scenario of losing data.Any help and feedback is
I installed a Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 AMD 3+AMD 970 Chipset 4xDDR ATX motherboard with a AMD FX-6300 3.5 ghz Six-Core Socket AM3+ Vishera processor. pop over to these guys The USB emulation is only going to work up to a certain point, and I would hardly expect it to work flawlessly. I tried that but it did not activate Windows 10, in my case. Thank You very much for that!! 1 8 months ago Reply Jose_Rey In my experience, I was only able to activate my key on 2 separate PCs.
If you don't have those operating systems, you will have to buy a license for Windows 10. check over here The edition of Windows 10 doesn't match the edition of the operating system you linked to your digital license. The free Windows 10 license will not work on a completely new PC. Planning on changing a motherboard in the near future and this will be very helpful. 0 8 months ago Reply Sin5ra @Mauro Huculak ; You've got the best and most useful
I assume that means both drives are operational. Also, the fact that there are a "limited number of times you can activate" is also a nightmare scenario. Jeff_40Mar 4, 2016, 5:57 AM The backup drive was recognized and the new drivers were successfully copied over to my windows install.
It wasn't until I used Rufus on a thumb drive to install directly when I realized, maybe I don't have enough space. So grabbing my external, I freed up tons of Signed in with MSFT a/c got this message "Windows 10 on this device is activated with a digital entitlement". Keep us posted. I will try to address each suggestion and give my results: Saltgrass - It is the 64-bit version of Windows 8.1.
However, Assuming this is your bios, - Notice there is "Boot priorities" and then" CD/DVD drive BBS priorities" So if this is how your bios looks, it becomes quite unclear about No, I'm not going to re-buy your software when I've already done so. 0 8 months ago Reply Prannav Gupta Your MacBook was repaired or replaced? 0 8 months ago Reply Also, the Troubleshoot option won't be available unless the operating system is not activated. I was expecting much more of a headache and clusterF*** than it ended up being.
The fact that this computer is shared and is now perfect for them, legacy friendly , doesnt take any pressure off me. You're right, they do make you feel like a criminal, though. 3 8 months ago Reply William Stovall They never made me feel like that, they just ask if it was I have a Windows 10 Pro retail license (upgrade from Windows 7 Ultimate). Make sure you're not connected using a metered connection.
Re activate any paid programs? OS windows 7 upgrading to 8.1 Quote 04 Jan 2016 #9 brooksndun View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Posts : 886 windows 8.1 Originally Posted by wgheitman Yes, primary means first. Go to Settings to activate." Should I do a refresh or anything at all? 0 7 months ago Reply ramanan_rr This is happened to me last year. I attempted to boot to the Windows 8.1 DVD, but after a long stint of viewing the Microsoft progress bar and the the blue Windows screen I get a Startup Repair
All times are GMT -5. Look into updated bios as well.. I am also reusing my DVD ROM, 80G SATA SSD and 1 TB Optical HD.