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Ozy

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i want to download an iso file of windows 8 release preview 64 bit, i find the instructions confusing, from google i down loaded one of the choices, and my norton flagged up a virus notice,i started to down load of microsoft downloads, then stopped as i realised it was wiping out my wndows 7

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rdave13

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The downloads are from here. Select the Englisgh 64-bit iso file and save to where you can easily find it. It will take 3.3 GB space on your hard drive. Once done you will need an iso burning software which will burn it to a DVD. either a DVD-R or a DVD+R will work. Don't think a DVD-RW will work in this instance.

Take note of the product key as you will need it when you install Win 8 using the DVD that you have previously burnt. Hope that helps.

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Ozy

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i have split the drive into three two (logical drives) i want to install Windows 8 will it install on to a logical drive?

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rdave13

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Yes but make sure of the partition you intend to install it to is the right one.

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