Note: During this process your computer will reboot once automatically. Some laptops and tablets now ship with Microsoft's "Windows 8.1 with Bing" operating system, something you may see mentioned in their technical specifications. You will also need the right product key. It's totally a test machine. 0 Pimiento OP tonyturner Sep 28, 2015 at 1:41 UTC 1st Post Yes, you can run and upgrade a compute stick. http://datkey.com/windows-8-1/windows-8-1-restarting-again-and-again.html
ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. This would be a great thin client, but most business environments use AD and need a domain, not sure what they were thinking...because it's not geared towards businesses, its geared towards Re: Upgrade to Windows 8.1 Professional cstambaugh Sep 22, 2015 1:35 PM (in response to darwinb_intel) I completely understand that, and that is what I was having issues with.And technically what As I understand it, with the Bing version the product key is in the BIOS and you can't use it to do a clean install.
Some minutes later you have a Windows 8.1 Pro Stick. :-) Like Show 1 Likes(1) Actions 3. I am so frustrated by the tech right now as his only advice was to do updates.. I have a Linx tablet, similar spec and it is currently running 8.1 pro and in the domain, so it's possible to upgrade it, how well it works, if at all Well I have a small acer notebook and I had Windows 8.1 with Bing preinstalled (oem) 64 without key (I think it's inside the firmware right?).
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Any way to get them to stop?· 2 comments A new Windows update is causing my computer to apply updates every time I shut it off, only for it to fail on every Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Windows 8.1 With Bing Product Key Email Address Subscribe Sponsors Follow us on Twitter Tweets by @PetriFeed Sponsors Sponsors © 2017 Blue Whale Web Media Group ContactMoreEmail for Help/SupportContact PaulEmail our Advertising TeamAbout Thurrott.comMoreMeet PaulAbout Petri.comOur Other The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.
Like Show 1 Likes(1) Actions 2. check my blog We cannot assist with password issues. How to Get Windows 8.1 With Bing This $0 edition of Windows is only free to system manufacturers. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]fozziebox[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(2 children)wont let us do an upgrade installation, it says windows 8.1 is already installed and to use the Add features option to upgrade versions
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Well crap, I wanted to test it out in our environment, why would they not make it 8.1 pro so we can join it to a domain. I wanted to create more space on the drive by removing the partition. Before I blame the product key, I wanted to seek assurance that the process I have followed is valid and should work. have a peek at these guys You won't be able to vote or comment. 000Can I upgrade windows 8.1 with Bing to Pro?Solved (self.techsupport)submitted 2 years ago by fozzieboxHi Guys, We were supplied with some new desktop pc's that came with
Only see light on the power button.6 · 2 comments Static noice through headphones while plugged in16 · 28 comments BSOD IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL/Memory Management7 · 2 comments PC restarts (blue screen) after waking up Or do I need to run the 8.1 installer from a cd and upgrade it that way? Register Windows 7 Forum Forum Windows 8 Forums Installation & Setup Upgrading from Windows 8.1 with Bing to Windows 8.1 Pro Upgrading from Windows 8.1 with Bing to Windows 8.1 Pro Windows 8.1 with Bing is only available for lower-cost devices.
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The following required updates were missing kb3035583 & kb2952664 and have only just appeared in Windows Update...Click to expand... I'll not be upgrading mine as it's only got a 32gb SSD but I only use it as a ScreenConnect server #2 bitznpcz, Jul 6, 2015 inetuk Expand Collapse Member My issue was occurring when I was ADDING FEATURES function, and it gave me that error. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/feature-packs 0 Serrano OP Zeeb44 May 14, 2015 at 4:29 UTC Crap, yes they say it only works with the bing version and Ubuntu something or another...
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