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Windows 8

Post by Darth Aux » Wed Nov 14, 2012 6:15 pm

I just bought the Windows XP - 8 pro update, great deal for 30 euros.

However, I have a problem.

I bought my computer 2nd hand a few years back, the HD has a partition of C drive 30gb and D drive 240gb. For some reason I only have 10gb left on my C drive and Windows 8 requires 16gb and I just can't seem to make the final 6gb of space.

Is there a way to make the partition greater or install/move windows to my D drive until after the installation. Maybe delete the partition?
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Post by Darth Aux » Wed Nov 14, 2012 11:34 pm

never mind, I restored the pc back to factory settings, still was 800mb under though. But compressed some files and it's all done. :)
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Post by Hot Shot » Thu Nov 15, 2012 9:31 am

So, how is it? It does come with a standard view option to use instead of the glorified smartphone interface, correct?
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Post by Darth Aux » Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:16 pm

There is a desktop also, it really is quite slick tbh. Just will take a bit of getting used to. Quite interested in the HP Touchpad I read about now.
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Post by Impactor returns 2.0 » Thu Nov 15, 2012 9:36 pm

I love it, and if you want you can boot to normall windows.
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Post by Kaylee » Fri Nov 16, 2012 5:45 pm

+1 for Windows 8 here, too. Great system :)

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Post by Darth Aux » Fri Nov 16, 2012 6:01 pm

I especially like the xbox live interface for games and earning Gamer score for playing solitaire, etc =)
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