May 09, 2014 i have been using Wsus for windows 7, everything runs without a problem, i have added some windows 8. 1 clients, updated are downloaded but not installed, on the event viewer, there is an event windows 8. 1: Installation Ready: The following updates are downloaded and ready for installation. windows 8 will not install Oct 28, 2012 In order to install Windows 8 Pro upgrade, you will first need to reinstall your original version of Windows that was running on your computer prior to installing the Windows 8 Release Preview. Whether that is (Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7).
Jan 04, 2014 after buying a new processor and RAM (3700k gskill 2400mhz 32gb ram) I'm not able to installstart Windows 8. 1 installation. It shuts off during boot (without any spinner) and restarts indefinetly. BIOS recognizes the processor and shows that the temp. is 37C and all the RAM shows up too. Been searching for problems all day. windows 8 will not install
This installation process for Win7 and Win8 is a bit screwed up because of this seperate system partition. A lot of people have difficulties with that. The classic is that you define e. g. a 100GB primary (not active) partition where you want to install Windows 8 which usually needs about 12GB. Nov 13, 2015 What I ended up doing is going to the Window Store and installing the Windows 8. 1 preview software from there. What I had tried is creating a setup image and running that directly from my hard disk. That created the fail messages noted above, but the Windows 8. 1 preview updated my Windows 8 installation fine when launched from the Windows Store. Nov 07, 2012 Windows 8 Not Installing. Try changing the boot order in the BIOS to pick the hard drive first. When you're initially starting the install, there should be a key you can hit to bring up the boot menu, and pick the flash drive manually. When it reboots, the system will use the hard drive first, and the flash drive can be left in place until the install is done. windows 8 will not install