windows 8 pro vl x64 , legit or not

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by Wiish, May 9, 2015.

  1. Wiish

    Wiish MDL Novice

    May 8, 2015
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    hi guys, im new here.

    i just wanna ask one thing.

    i have this file : en_windows_8_1_pro_vl_x64_dvd_2971948 that i downloaded before
    MD4: 3f60eaf353d46ad73e1901c77a43a091MD5: f9ac831f06a760c722df0df34f1b9397
    SHA-1: cfcdf895679a5116f7f1c6406c20f99a1f850e49

    i would to check whether the hash number is legit or not. but from microsoft website, i can only find below version
    File Name:en_windows_8.1_pro_vl_with_update_x64_dvd_6050880.iso
    Languages:English
    SHA1:962A1D890987B5877469433928B8C8B8A3E945CD

    do i need to donwload this new one update or can i just use my old windows 8 file and install it?

    thanks for ur help.
     
  2. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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    The file is legit, but its better to get the newer one because more updates are integrated in it.
     
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  3. Wiish

    Wiish MDL Novice

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    thanks for the fast response.

    but by using the older one, after i installed the file and activate windows, is it possible to use normal windows update to get all the recent updates?
     
  4. Tito

    Tito Super Mod / Adviser
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    Obviously its possible.

    :)
     
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