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Where Can I Download Windows 8?

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Where Can I Download Windows 8?

As everyone knows, Windows 8 was officially released on October 26, 2012, many Windows 7 or Windows XP users now want to upgrade their computers and install the latest Windows 8 operating system on their PCs.

To install Windows 8 on a computer, a licensed copy of the operating system can be purchased from any retail store in the local area, or the OS can be purchased online. When Windows 8 is purchased online, buyers are provided with a download link that allows them to download an ISO image of Windows 8. Along with the ISO image link, buyers are also provided with the Windows 8 product key that can be used to activate the operating system and make it a fully licensed copy.

Once the ISO image of Windows 8 is downloaded, the image can be burned on any blank DVD to make it Windows 8 installation media. This is Windows 8 DVD can then be used to install the operating system on a computer.

The easiest way of downloading Windows 8 legally from the Internet is directly from Microsoft’s official website. Users can pay for the purchased Windows 8 operating system through their credit cards, or any other payment mode accepted by Microsoft.

How to Download Windows 8

In order to download Windows 8, step-by-step instructions are given below:

  1. Log on to the computer with the administrator account on which Microsoft Windows 8 is to be downloaded.
  2. Make sure that the computer is connected to an active Internet connection.
  3. Click Desktop tile from the Start screen to go to the desktop window.
  4. Once on the desktop screen, click Internet Explorer icon from the taskbar.
  5. On the Internet Explorer window, type the following link: http://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msstore/pd/productI... in the address bar and press Enter.
  6. On the opened webpage of the website, click to select Download radio button under How do you want to receive Windows section.



  7. Once selected, click Add to cart.
  8. On the next webpage, click Continue checkout.



  9. On the next webpage, provide the Microsoft account ID and password in the available fields.
  10. Once provided, click Sign in to access the Windows live account. Optionally, Create your account can also be clicked at the bottom of the webpage to create a new Microsoft account.
  11. On the Billing address webpage, populate the fields with the correct information as required.



  12. Follow on-screen instructions to continue with the downloading process.

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