After that you can install Windows 8 and then update to Windows 8. I assume I can just delete them from the Windows Updates Downloader folder? Microsoft will offer you a direct download of the Windows 10 or Windows 8. You don't need their product code, since you can use the product code on the Certificate of Authenticity which is usually located on the bottom of the laptop. I see, sorry to have misunderstood you. Now I have a question about boot. Includes current updates integrated into the install 2. You can in a number of different ways and save it for the future.
Decide if you want to automate the installation process optional. How do I create an installation disc for windows 7? Backup and Restore I'm trying to create a new disk partition so that I can install Windows 8 Consumer Preview on it. I can get the drive to boot but once it comes up to the setup screen where you input your name I have no mouse and keyboard. Some computer manufacturers allow you to create recovery discs, which will restore Windows with all of the essential drivers already installed. The source directory should include all files copied from Windows 7 disc, which looks like follows, 1. B I installed nLite v1. The tool is named autopatcher and it separates 32 bit and 64 bit updates validates check sums and includes windows 8 as well.
After that, you should be able to do a clean installation of Windows 8. In your case, you can just capture the image from your own system and deploy it to the other hard drive. Now I am running the latest version and no matter how I try to load the application, compatibility at various versions, via admin and without etc, I am unable to install the application, any suggestions? If a laptop has 8 on it, can I put 8. The only way around this is to take a test machine and do a fresh install. It needs to be burned to dvd in that format. Don't want to get into any trouble so a little disclaimer first. Click Updates in the Integrate section.
You will need two blank discs. This will allow you to start the install and then let your custom installation do the rest. Thanks anyway for all your help! To get your Windows 7 up to date with patches and hotfixes download everything in all sections apart from Optional Software. I'm using Windows 7 professional. Only trouble is that this disk is around 4.
On the Features Removal or Components tab, you can permanently remove components from your Windows installation disc and control which Windows features are installed by default. I have been doing it the long, hard way for so long. Dont think its worth risking. When I integrate the first image, and then unload it and move on to the next — it only shows a handful of updates on the update integration tab. I mean are some of these people that work at these places out in left field or something? Despite its popularity, the last was released way back in 2011. The manufacturers give you the option to make your recovery media, because they want to get paid. A Windows 7 installation disc allows you to install Windows 7 from scratch using your product key.
For the sake of some unnistalling of the junk acer put on there factory default disks i would rather keep things legal and proper. I have of course made the recovery and factory disks but need to restore my machine preferably without the junk an acer factory reset will put back on. This increases the download times and the time it takes to integrate the updates, most of which are not needed. I had exactly the same problem when using a new Asus motherboard. If you create a system image, you can move it to a larger hard disk or hard disk of equal size: See the following: Another option, if Windows 7 came preinstalled on your laptop, you could use the manufacturers built in facilities to create a recovery disk which you can use to reinstall Windows 7. It appears to me that they have encrypted the.
See the first section of this article for details. Regards, Conrad I believe you have to apply all updates to each version you want to update. This is faster but still takes time. General Discussion I have a universal disc I made from my upgrade retail version of home premium. The solution is to split install. Finally, choose whether to download the 32-bit or 64-bit version of the product.
I don't know if the following is legal or not, just passing on information found from a Google search. Just save your image to a the new hard drive and then deploy it onto the drive. Really, what one needs is a good cleaner and good restore program, Norton Ghost and cleaner crap cleaner. Once it is installed, it should create an icon on your desktop, so double-click that to open. I tried the post-install tasks as per this article and it never made it past finalizing your installation screen.
The below update lists have been created by Raymond. Then install when Windows has finished installing. Windows 8 and Windows vista installation can also be created using the similar way. Can you help me please? One difference is that you do not need to connect to a network share to get the captured image. Make sure you label the discs as you create them so you know which order they go in. There should be a recovery partition usually hidden on the hard drive that will restore to factory condition. Press the green Process button and wait for the integration to finish.
Use Rufus to write an. Start by downloading either the or the. You can use the product key that came with your computer to reinstall Windows. Same goes for the Windows Update Agent. Let us know if you need more help.