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Can you repair windows 8.1 when preinstalled windows 8


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#1 corvilainke

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Posted 21 May 2014 - 10:04 AM

Hi,

 

i upgraded my laptop with windows 8 to windows 8.1

now my windows is corrupt so i need to do a repair install on the windows 8.1

am i able to do this without going back to windows 8 ? can i keep the windows 8.1 because my product key only works with 8



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#2 dicke

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Posted 23 May 2014 - 04:46 PM

Welcome,

I would recommend that you ask your question on the Microsoft site. You might get a better response than you have seen here.

Keep us posted


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Posted 23 May 2014 - 05:12 PM

Hi Corvile,

It depends on whether it was originally an OEM W8,(dell/asus/toshiba), if it is, it will default back to W8.

Swing by windowseight forum loads of info there.

 

Roy


Edited by Torchwood, 23 May 2014 - 05:13 PM.





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