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Old 03-17-2014, 12:43 PM
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Installing Windows 7 over WIndows 8

I have a question involving both OS's. I'm not sure if I am in the correct area to post this question, but here goes.

If I have a windows 8 laptop, is it ok to format the laptop and install windows 7 on it? As far as system capabilities, should this be a clean install>?
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Old 06-23-2014, 08:15 AM
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It depends on the machine. If it's OEM. you might have issues, mainly with activation. Other than that and missing drivers you should be OK.
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