Sunday, February 2, 2014

Window Tutorial | How to Install Windows 8 or Windows 8.1

Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
I posted this tutorial for who don't know how to Install Windows 8 or Windows 8.1. Through this tutorial I will Guide you on Step by step to prevent any mistake during formatting. and if you learn how to format your computer it can save yourself a huge amount of money.

Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8 there is little similarity to Installing windows 7. But like I said, I created this tutorial to prevent any mistake during Installing of Windows 8.1.







Before you attempt to format a computer with Windows:
  • Backup your computer files and settings.
  • You should also make sure you have a copy of your Computer Drivers and a copy of your important passwords.
  • Backup your Important files in the Document e.g. Pictures, Videos, Music, Documents etc.
Important things that you need:
  • Computer
  • Bootable DVD of your Windows 8 or Windows 8.1
  • Full Driver of your Motherboard (When you bought your computer it comes with CD Driver of your motherboard.)
Here we go, This is how to Install Windows 8 or Windows 8.1:
  1. Open up your pc and press DEL (delete) to enter bios setup. Normally delete(DEL) is pressed to enter the BIOS setup, but sometimes there is also ESC or F1 or F2 or F10.
  2. On your Bios Setup, change your first boot device to CD/DVD rom then change the second boot device to your HDD.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  3. Wait for Loading Completed.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  4. After finished Loading another window will appear, Leave the default setting then Click Next button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  5. Another window will popup. So we want to Install it, Just press Install.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  6. At this Point, Setup is Starting.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  7. At this Point Select the Operating System you want to Install. Choose what product key that you bought. Each operating system is different product key. e.g. Windows 8.1 Product Key.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  8. The “License terms” screen, otherwise known as “Microsoft Software License Agreement” displays the legal in’s and out’s of this particular software package,You need to check the "accept the license terms" to signify that you agree with the terms, then click Next Button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  9. Since we want to Install a fresh Copy of Windows 8.1. Just Click Custom: Install Windows Only (Advanced).
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  10. Hard drive partition information is now displayed. This varies with each systems hardware configuration. If no partitions have been previously defined, this screen will be displayed. You may section your hard drive in as many partitions as you wish by clicking New. I will choose to create Two Partition by pressing New. You may skip this and go to step 13, if you do not want to create a partition.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  11. To Create a Partition and then entering in a value less than the total available. Enter in the partition size in MB within the displayed minimum and maximum. I choose the 50000MB or 50GB as my Drive C: or in this drive we want to install the windows 8.1.After you created the partition then click Apply.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  12. After you click Apply a warning message will popup, Just click Ok.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  13. we have now created a new partitioned. At this point, select the partition that we want to Install the Operating System, click Format and wait a few seconds or minute. After formatted Click Next.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  14. The setup will now copy and install files, you just need to wait for it to finish. It may take several minutes or an hour to complete. Note your Computer will restart several times.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  15. While the setup continues, your computer will automatically reboot. If you are impatient, press Restart now to Restart before the 15 seconds expire. NOTE: While the computer Restart, do not press any key so it will not boot your cd / dvd again.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  16. After Restarting a new Device will getting to be ready. Just be patient, this might take a while.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  17. The setup will ask for your unique 25 digit Product Key that came with your CD then click "Next button", you can enter your product key later if you want by pressing Skip button. Note: Your Product Key must be match to Operating System that you want to Install. e.g. Core or Pro.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  18. After pressing Next button your Product Key will be Checking.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  19. At this Point, you need to Enter your PC name. then Click Next Button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  20. Your Configuration and Settings. Choose what ever you want "use Express Settings" or "Customize", if you choose "use Express Settings" Just Skip the next two steps and go to Step 23. if you choose Customize just follow this Step.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  21. Settings for Check online for Solutions and Help improve Microsoft Products and Services. Click Next button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  22. Settings for Share Info with Microsoft and other Services. Just Click Next button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  23. On your Account, Choose one that meets your needs. Enter your Administrator password, reenter your password and password hint. It is VERY IMPORTANT that you keep this information safe and remember. but if you do not want a password for your account just leave it blank, like the picture below, then click Finish button.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  24. Wait for Finalizing your settings to your Account.
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  25. Getting new applications from the Store and Installing it to your Computer. you just need to wait for it to finish. 
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1
  26. All done your Windows 8 is now Installed...
    Formatting a computer and Installing Windows 8.1

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1 comment:

  1. Nice and helpful tutorial.... check top 10 must have softwares for windows http://niktricks.blogspot.in/2012/03/top-10-must-have-softwares.html

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