Solved Fresh install of Windows 8 using upgrade version Tags: Windows Vista Windows 8 Last response: October 27, 2012 12:21 AM in Windows 8 Share ibjeepr October 26, 2012 1:31:40 PM Hi, Will Windows 8 upgrade let you do the fresh install like the old windows used to by just giving it the old key when it asks or will I have to install windows Vista or 7 first then upgrade? More about : fresh install windows upgrade version ibjeepr October 26, 2012 1:33:41 PM I own both Vista and 7 but I'm not sure my verison of Windows 7 is upgradeable, I got it through a special discount program. Best solution ss202sl a b * Windows 8 October 26, 2012 2:07:44 PM It can do a clean install. Related resources Creating windows 8 flash drive for fresh install - Forum Windows upgrade and fresh install - Forum Win 7 upgrade to 8 OR Fresh install - Forum Fresh OS Install Disaster - Forum Fresh Windows XP Install hangs? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ibjeepr October 26, 2012 2:10:24 PM Ok, thank you ibjeepr October 27, 2012 12:21:19 AM Best answer selected by ibjeepr. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumDualboot with Win7 and upgrade version of Win 8 ? ForumFresh install required when swapping out mobo? ForumAutoplay in Windows 7 Ultimate x64 doesn't work on fresh install ForumHow do you do a fresh install of WIN7 with only a "hidden partition" ForumCan I install Windows 8 Pro Upgrade to no-OS PC/Laptop? ForumGoing from Windows 2000 to XP... fresh or upgrade ? ForumWorse game performance after fresh install of Windows 7 on new MOBO ForumBest Way to Upgrade to SSD & Install Windows 8 ? ForumUsing windows 7 professional upgrade to clean install ForumRequirements for fresh installation with upgrade CD ForumCan't install Windows 7 on fresh built computer ForumInteresting question on how to install XP on a fresh drive.. ForumNew XFX HD-4890 Install on fresh OS - LOW FPS Forum[Solved] Windows 8 activator ForumQuestion about Windows 7 to Windows 8 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !