win8 upgrade

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by throbber, Dec 22, 2012.

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    throbber MDL Addicted

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    i was thinking of taking up ms upgrade offer.i have win8 on a 20gig partition.
    i have a genuine win7 premium key.
    would it be best to install win7 over win8 with the genuine key then upgrade??
     
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    S_A_S MDL Member

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    #2 S_A_S, Dec 22, 2012
    Last edited: Dec 22, 2012
    Some have managed to run the upgrade assistent in Win8 using Win7 or XP SP3 compability mode.

    Read here