Solved How do i install windows 8 for the first time without an optical drive? Tags: Windows Windows 8 Optical Media Last response: August 13, 2013 8:03 PM in Windows 8 Share thepizzaguy August 13, 2013 5:27:04 PM my pc doesn't have an optical drive, i booted it up and i have windows on a usb, how do i start the installation? how do i get it too work? More about : install windows time optical drive Best solution rgd1101 a b * Windows 8 August 13, 2013 5:39:00 PM http://www.bing.com/search?q=install+windows+8+from+usb Share robbyrob August 13, 2013 7:31:09 PM pretty much what rgd1101 said. Your going to need to use a USB drive with many programs out there that transfer your windows 8 DVD or ISO to the drive. Use that and your golden! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SR-71 Blackbird a b * Windows 8 August 13, 2013 8:03:15 PM http://pcsupport.about.com/od/windows-8/a/install-windo... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to install Windows 8.1 on brand new PC without optical drive? Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 8 without a optical drive Forum SolvedWindows 8 install without mounting the optical drive. Forum SolvedHot to get rid of windows 8 drivers and install windows 7 without Optical drive? Forum Installing windows 8 student deal without optical drive. Forum SolvedHow to install OS on a new Computer without an optical drive? Forum SolvedInstalling windows on my new SSD without an optical drive Forum SolvedCan I install windows 8 using this external optical drive? Forum Help! Building a computer for the first time, how to do a clean install of windows 8.1? Forum SolvedHow to install OS without optical drive or floppy? Forum SolvedCan you install windows 8 using a external optical drive. Forum SolvedWindows 8 dvd install w/o an optical drive? Forum How to install the OS without an optical drive Forum do i need an optical drive to install windows 8.1? (noob alert) Forum Possible to install windows 8.1 from optical drive on new build? Forum I can't find optical drive in BIOS to install Windows 8.1 Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum SolvedHow do you install Windows 8 to a Cache SSD without a retail disk? Forum I have an asus notebook w/o optical drive and win8 pre installed. I tried to upgrade os to windows8.1 and all I have now is a Forum SolvedHow to install windows without a disk drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !