How to reinstall windows 8 with UEFI licence...

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by roxtedy, Apr 8, 2014.

  1. roxtedy

    roxtedy MDL Novice

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    Hi guys, pls help me and give me some advices...

    I have T430s my laptop got licence in UEFI of windows 8.

    1. How can I download legaly windows 8 and reinstall windows?
    2. Can I download windows 8.1 install without taping serial and activate afterwards?
    3. What is the best solution in this case?

    Thank you
     
  2. roxtedy

    roxtedy MDL Novice

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    1. No, I tried to windows recovery and without instalation media It's imoposible continue......
    2. could not find any repository of windows 8.....
    3. MTK is ?

    thank you
     
  3. s1ave77

    s1ave77 MDL Guide Dog/Dev

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  4. Mr.X

    Mr.X MDL Guru

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    Follow s1ave77 advice and you'll see magic actually happens. :D
     
  5. roxtedy

    roxtedy MDL Novice

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    if I understood properly...if I install windows 8.1 pro with retail key and after change key to mine it will be activated? cheerw
     
  6. s1ave77

    s1ave77 MDL Guide Dog/Dev

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    In case the original license is a Professional one, then yes.
     
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  7. Ming_the_Merciless

    Ming_the_Merciless MDL Member

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    I thought Windows 8 keys would not work (install, maybe - activate, no) on W8.1, true or not?

    OP - there are other activating options. (wink-wink, nod-nod, nudge-nudge)
     
  8. Superfly

    Superfly MDL Expert

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    It's the other way round.. I'm sure the OP is sorted Tito's tut is rather good...:)
     
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