Solved Getting same motherboard. Do i have to reinstall winodws again? Tags: Motherboards Windows 8 Last response: May 18, 2013 8:53 PM in Motherboards Share newduken332 May 18, 2013 8:31:48 PM My motherboard just died. So im getting same motherboard, but im warried about the problem that ill encounter once i swap motherboard. Do i need to install windows 8 again? More about : motherboard reinstall winodws Best solution bignastyid a c 103 V Motherboard a b * Windows 8 May 18, 2013 8:37:57 PM Reinstall is usually only needed when you install a motherboard with a different chipset. Share mbreslin1954 a b V Motherboard a b * Windows 8 May 18, 2013 8:53:27 PM If it's the same motherboard then it will have the same chipsets and the same drivers. You should be good to go. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Formatted and reinstalled windows 7 on intel ssd and getting the same problem again Forum Would I need to re-install windows if I am upgrading my motherboard to one of the same brand? Forum Do I need to reinstall windows when getting a new motherboard? Forum Will I need to re-install windows(H67-z68) with motherboard upgrade on the same socket? Forum Changing motherboards without reinstalling windows (same chipset) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !