down grading to win 7 Tags: Aspire Laptops Windows 8 Last response: August 16, 2013 9:27 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share luvsmebike August 16, 2013 7:21:05 AM hi. I have an acer aspire v3-571 it came with windows 8 and thekey imbedded in the bios. I iwanted to put windows 7 on it. would there be a problem doing that. or wll it only eccept win 8. many thanks Barry More about : grading win Reply to luvsmebike Emerald a b D Laptop a b * Windows 8 August 16, 2013 7:24:48 AM disable secure boot in the BIOS and you should be able to install and run Win7 Reply to Emerald christiangordon August 16, 2013 7:25:20 AM If you have Windows 7 DVD and the Key you can manually install it or if your computer came with the downgrade DVD you can use that. Reply to christiangordon Related resources Upgrade to PRo or down grade to Win7 Pro - Forum Down grading to XP from W7 compatibilty - Forum Window 7 down grading from 64 bit to 32 bit archtecture - Forum Down grading an OS - Forum Win7 PC shutting down - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer luvsmebike August 16, 2013 7:47:39 AM Emerald said:disable secure boot in the BIOS and you should be able to install and run Win7 Many thanks for your prompt reply. And solving my question. Regs Barry Reply to luvsmebike hang-the-9 a b D Laptop August 16, 2013 9:27:03 AM That model had Win 7 drivers, will run it with no problems, you just need to buy a Win 7 disk with a license key. Reply to hang-the-9 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumSolvedafter shut down Win7 opens in safe mode ForumComputer won't shut down (Win 7) ForumWin7 Randomly Shuts Down ForumSolved5850 break down Win7 64 ForumSolvedWin 7 Loading Screen & HDD shuts down? HELP! Forumshut down win 7 not working ForumDown grading os ForumDown grading from Vista to XP Pro ForumPC (win7) hangs on restart but NOT shut down or start. ForumI am running WIN7 OS Nvidia 5200 AGP card. I up graded to a GeForce6200 256MB D ForumWin 7 usb drive wont shut down during sleep mode ForumProblem in shutting down in win 7 ForumWin 7 score gone down from 6.8 to 5.9 after pc upgrade? Forum[Solved] Gigabyte 990xa-ud3 / Win7 64-bit - Sleep shuts down system? ForumWin7 logs in then immediately shuts down More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !