Reinstall Windows 8 CoreSingleLanguage edition

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by kraly, Nov 20, 2012.

  1. kraly

    kraly MDL Novice

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    Hi,
    Has an laptop that has Windows 8 CoreSingleLanguage edition, it doesn't comes with any DVD restore disc.

    OEM_DM channel

    Planning to change the hard drive:
    1. where to get this Windows 8 edition?
    2. i can't see the full product key, i wonders how to activate this?

    Would backup the activation (in sticky topic) works? Thanks.

    Need advice. Thanks.
     
  2. pisthai

    pisthai Imperfect Human

    Jul 29, 2009
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    You may could clone the original HDD as 1 to 1 copy using 3.party Apps like HDClone or others.

    I do believe that the original HDD contains a Recovery Partition which will be activated with Hot-Key while booting.

    And Windows 8 Pro Image you could get from here: http://forums.mydigitallife.net/thr...s-8-Repository?p=489795&viewfull=1#post489795

    If you apply for an Free WMC Key from MS, you could also use the Delta-Patch (http://forums.mydigitallife.net/thr...h-Media-Center?p=665563&viewfull=1#post665563) for to change the downloaded ISO to one with WMC and get automatic fully activated while using that Free WMC Key.
     
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