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(Solved) - windows 8 install

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  • Started 1 year ago by Eddiebug1
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Eddiebug1
Eddiebug1
Posts: 160

i downloaded windows 8 from microsoft and wat to burn it to disk and i'm not sure which of the three i need to do to burn to a disk
install now
install by creating media or
install later from your desktop

Posted 1 year ago
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Eddiebug1
Eddiebug1
Posts: 160

i want to put it on disk so i can duel boot with windows 7

Posted 1 year ago
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raphoenix
raphoenix
Posts: 14920

Best bet is to load it on a completely separate hard drive and dual boot using the system Bios if your machine is capable of running multiple hard drives.

Rick P.

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scorpion99
scorpion99
Posts: 1033

If you choose the creating media (ISO file) , you will be able to boot from it and install it .After this you will have the dual boot ready.

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Eddiebug1
Eddiebug1
Posts: 160

my laptop can only take one hard drive

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