remove windows 8-1 and install windows 7 HP

  lebjerag 20:35 01 May 15
Locked

Having bought a Toshiba laptop with windows 8-1 installed,i soon realised that we were not going to get on,i am retired now and have only had a pc,going from XP pro to windows 7,what I would like to do is to remove completely windows 8,

Then, install a copy of windows 7 home premium,i am very happy with it,is there a way to do it?,i have got a copy of windows 7,to replace it,i would be very grateful,for any advice,thanks very much.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 23:37 01 May 15

Also retired (semi) and moved from XP to 8.1

I use the Classic shell and found no problems as its very similar to XP

  lebjerag 10:00 02 May 15

Thanks very much jock1e, Fruit Bat /\0/\ , I will try your suggestion and let you know how it goes,thanks again.

  sharpamat 16:51 02 May 15

Maybe worthwhile waiting a couple of months for win 10 due soon

  lebjerag 20:41 02 May 15

Thanks,sharpamat, I am just about to install classic shell and see how it goes,thanks.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Intel Coffee Lake 8th-gen Core processors release date rumours

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Framestore’s haunting post-WWII title sequence for new BBC series SS-GB

Best iPhone games 2017 | Best iPad games 2017: 162 fantastic iOS games that you need to play right…