windows 8.1 installation problem

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by carmz, Feb 5, 2014.

  1. carmz

    carmz MDL Senior Member

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    Hi, I need your help please... I could not install the windows 8 using media (usb)...i use rufus to create bootable windows 8...it will only show the loading icon of windows 8...



    Thank you in advance.
     
  2. urie

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    Some more information would help have you done a hash check on you windows 8 ISO
     
  3. carmz

    carmz MDL Senior Member

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    Nope i don't know how to hash check...some member give me the link to donwload it into 6 part .rar,then i extracted the part 1 then the ISO file came out.then i used rufus...when i boot into my media the windows 8 logo and the icon keeps rotating until my screen turns to blue screen...
    can you help me please.


    Thank you in advance.
     
  4. carmz

    carmz MDL Senior Member

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    Hi, By the way,why do we need to check the hash?...I really don't understand on those hashes.


    Thank you.
     
  5. s1ave77

    s1ave77 MDL Guide Dog/Dev

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    With the hash you can verify you have the correct ISO and it´s not broken after download.

    You need a tool like 'HashCheck' or 'HashTab' :D.
     
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  6. urie

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  9. urie

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    @ carmz, I changed name of thread to windows 8.1 installation problem.
     
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  11. urie

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    Yes it even tells you that on Rufus homepage. and I am closing your other topics continue your discussion here.
     
  12. PaulDesmond

    PaulDesmond MDL Magnet

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    file comes directly out of my "factory" called MSDN, Consider it as most genuine as possible when I gave it to our friend ... lol
     
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