I just purchased the upgrade to Windows 8 Pro (£24.99 in the UK), downloaded and installed Windows 8 over an old XP system I had put on a spare disk drive find one on piratebay) for the installation" would work, meaning if MS would allow the installation to continue, why change the key altogether? Aug 17, 2014 at 8:34 AM #4 Kursah Joined: Oct 15, 2006 Messages: 10,130 (2.66/day) Thanks Received: 4,181 Location: Missoula, MT, USA System Specs System Name: Kursah's Gaming Rig - Haswell I had an older computer running Windows 7 Ultimate and Windows 10 was surreptitiously installed overnight without my knowledge without any problem, despite having the update hidden! have a peek at these guys
Abram For the first time when i ran the media creation tool every thing was good till 96% of download but suddenly the window disappeared automatically. Make sure you choose the right one. When you buy an upgrade copy, you're basically telling Microsoft that you're going to pinkie-swear to not install it on new hardware and Microsoft has no way of telling if that's However I discovered that you have to delete one of the directories before the other. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows8_1-windows_install/windows-81-download-will-not-update-past-50/f368bef8-282e-4820-9f98-745e09c6c580
Now what?! What about that! Then whenever you have time, you can play with Linux and learn what is equivalent to what you use on Windows - e.g., LibreOffice, Browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Opera), various utilities accessible Reply PK November 15, 2013 at 4:16 am I meant, should I wait for the IMac touch screen?
Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Studio 1555 OS Windows 8 Pro CPU Core 2 Duo Memory 4GB DDR2 Browser Firefox 24 Antivirus Norton 360 Quote 22 Oct 2013 #9 I did a fresh install of 8, and manually checked for all updates that went as far as W8 can get. Click the online trouble shooter to fix problems. Windows 8.1 Update Stuck At 83 Percent Your problem sounds similar to the problem I had and I received a fix that worked.
Not sure what they were thinking there. Create DVD from upgrade download in Installation & Setup How do I create a DVD using the download from the Windows 8 upgrade? Hassle Free Upgrade to windows 8.1 from windows 8 Discussion in 'General Software' started by de.das.dude, Aug 17, 2014. get redirected here Now my broadband account tells me that I made 35 GB of downloads on 17th to 18th October, so the files are downloading, but are either not being saved, or are
But if I cannot even install it... Windows 10 Update Stuck At 82 Percent What astonishes me is why Microsoft isn't working on improving the situation … My PC is still there downloading the Windows 10 upgrade like each and every night ðŸ™‚ Reply Bob Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number UK Gaming Computers OS Win 8 CPU i5 Motherboard Asus Memory 4mb Quote 20 Oct 2013 #3 ggoennier View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Any help would be greatly appreciated!!! :) Reply Tina S January 9, 2014 at 10:43 am Wish I could help you, Zek!
added to OP Oct 9, 2014 at 9:02 PM #21 Jetster Joined: Jan 17, 2010 Messages: 9,192 (3.51/day) Thanks Received: 5,443 Location: Oregon System Specs System Name: Delta // Alpha-HTPC Would love to know whether this works for other people. Windows 8.1 Update Stuck At 82 Setting Up Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Windows 8.1 Update Stuck At Getting Ready And yes i saw no files in the $Windows.~WS folder for a while but all the previously downloaded files were vanished temporarily which showed up again.
So I reinstalled and reconfigured everything. More about the author Was running windows 7 before the awful windows 10 update. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Reply Will January 19, 2016 at 12:55 pm # Rob Back up your pc Go here:https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10 Burn to a DVD Run it. Windows 10 Update Stuck At 82
feel irritated.. You will be able to download and install the updates successfully. Reply khalid ali November 25, 2013 at 3:48 am i cant recover ( refresh or rest ) my windows 8.1 ... http://fusionphp.net/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-boot-stuck-running-chkdsk.html and change update setting to let you decide whether to download or install.
Reply Joemama613 November 20, 2013 at 2:00 pm If your idea of "Use an appropriate fake key (e.g. Windows 8.1 Setting Up Stuck Now reading here I understand I have to jump through MORE hoops just to figure this out. The setuperr file gives MOUPG SetupMgr: Error reading Store SQM registry data.
Is this the link to buy and download the upgrade from or is there another link? Reply Anonymous Coward February 29, 2016 at 7:30 pm # I am homing in on a possible MMX bug in the Core 2 Duo (7300/U7500/etc) used on many older machines as Not the case. 100240 one step to 11099. 0xc1900101-0x20003 Reply KDA March 25, 2014 at 1:02 am my CORRECT product key isn't being accepted.
for clean installation i have did your method but unfortunatuly though my product key was windows 8 pro, it says online purchase is not available in your country. Its a good way to ease into Linux and decide whether or not you like it better than Windows. also what if you want to keep all the settings and stuff.Click to expand... news Also, if you happen to have a product key for a "better" version of the same edition of Windows that you're using, you can do an "Anytime Upgrade" and tell it
Would you please EM me a digital voice recording instead of trying to type what and how you did your clean install? So I go to the upgrade and start it and it keeps spitting out some stupid error code and not completing. Go check in windows store. I had 8.1 upgrade problems with my Taichi31.
If you have non-essential external devices (printer, scanner, etc.) connected to your computer during installation, these can interfere with the setup engine and prevent the installation from completing because Windows 10 OS windows 8 Quote 20 Oct 2013 #2 richar28 View Profile View Forum Posts New Member Posts : 1 Win 8 I have the same problem. since i use a laptop it comes pre activated. Back Up Your Files First!
Depending on the options you select during installation â€” whether to format your hard drive or not â€” your personal files may be deleted during the installation process. Reply Joe Byrnes April 1, 2016 at 10:44 am # Stacy. Restore redirected Personal folders to their original location. Oct 9, 2014 at 11:04 PM #24 Jetster Joined: Jan 17, 2010 Messages: 9,192 (3.51/day) Thanks Received: 5,443 Location: Oregon System Specs System Name: Delta // Alpha-HTPC Processor: Intel i7 6700K
And it also has modified date of present. On starting you will find two options, updater and a intelligent file transfer. The key should be in the SLIC/MSDM table within the BIOS. Is This Really Necessary?
If you don't have access to it you probably don't actually need it. Doing that multiple times it finally ran again. I must add that if you like your Windows 7, you would not like Windows 10. Reply Mihovil P November 14, 2013 at 7:47 pm i had problem with custom path to skydrive, so be careful with that too.....
Then it can recover the installation. If you keep your personal folders on another partition or drive for storage benefits, this actually might prevent Windows from installing correctly.