Un instal windows 8 Tags: Laptops Windows Vista Windows 8 Last response: April 1, 2012 5:03 PM in Windows 8 Share D4daisy March 23, 2012 5:07:16 PM I wish to un instal windows 8 customer preview and re instal vista on my acer laptop. How do I do this? More about : instal windows | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove danny2000 March 23, 2012 5:11:42 PM Did you do an upgrade installation? A dual boot? Or a clean installation of Windows 8? | Report abuse Brett928S2 Laptop Authority Windows 8 Expert March 23, 2012 5:18:04 PM Hi There is no uninstall...you just install your Vista over the top from DOS and format everything... All the best Brett | Report abuse danny2000 March 23, 2012 5:34:15 PM Like I asked above, what type of installation did you do for your Windows 8 CP? | Report abuse Related ressources Un -branded OEM Windows 7 - trying to upgrade to Ultimate - Forum impossible d'installer windows XP sur un disque dur SATA - Forum Windows 8 & Core Un -Parking? - Forum Mistake- un -installed games - Forum Un -installing KB891711 to install new version - Forum Ask the community Publish D4daisy March 30, 2012 6:37:25 PM 2414,2,719378 said:Did you do an upgrade installation? A dual boot? Or a clean installation of Windows 8?[/q Unfortunately a clean installation | Report abuse D4daisy March 30, 2012 6:40:52 PM danny2000 said:Like I asked above, what type of installation did you do for your Windows 8 CP? a clean installation | Report abuse price_th March 30, 2012 7:49:27 PM Delete the partitions and reinstall is your only option. | Report abuse danny2000 April 1, 2012 2:13:08 AM D4daisy said:a clean installation Yes you will have to do a clean installation since you wiped-out Vista when you installed Windows 8 C.P. on the same partition as Vista was on. Do you have the recovery partition still on the hard drive or the VISTA DVD? | Report abuse D4daisy April 1, 2012 5:01:39 PM No, I do not have the recovery partition on the hard drive. | Report abuse D4daisy April 1, 2012 5:03:18 PM price_th said:Delete the partitions and reinstall is your only option. How do I delete the partitions? | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 8>Un instal windows 8> Related ressources: ForumUn -Solvable Tech Nightmare v.2 ForumHow To Un -RAID ForumAX4SG- UN USB Locks Up Forumdevelopper pour un Pocket Ipaq-3715 ForumUn -intalling few programs ForumTages driver un install ForumHow-To perform an upgrade-install of Windows 8 ForumUn -utilisable RAM ForumPartition gone after Windows 8 installation ForumUN -Install / Delete / Erase Windows ? ForumFully un -installing a program Forum[Solved] Windows 8 activator ForumIn new windows 8 how do you find printer properties Forum[Solved] Turbo c for windows 8 ForumFree windows 7 64-bit recovery cd More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !