How to Upgrade Windows® 7 to Windows® 8 without Losing Data

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Upgrading Windows 7 to Windows 8: If you want to upgrade your Windows® 7 computer to Windows® 8 while keeping your data files & programs, check this video for the steps.

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  1. That was useful really.. But I was wondering. If I can upgrade from 32-bit to 64-bit without losing files. If anyone of you knows how to . Please tell me. I need to play Assassin's Creed Rogue :|| xD

  2. i have a problem.
    i have windows 7 now, and i wanna upgrade to windows 8.1, but i dont have the file for upgrade.
    my laptop, when i first bought it, had windows 8.1 installed, so i should be able to reinstall them.
    can you tell me how to upgrade?

  3. I have Installed Original Windows 7 on my computer and i want to install Windows 8.1 (Original). When i try to install "Keep Windows settings, Personal files and apps" option is not showing to me. what i can do?

  4. Hello, I really need help. my laptop has one physical disk I think but its split into a C: and a D: drive I want to know if I can keep all the things in my D drive. If any one would help i would gladly listen i have plenty of space left (about 300GB) but some file are really important to me. but are to large to move…

  5. but will I benefit the win8 quickness and all other stuff if I just upgrade it from wi7, or do I have to do a clean win8 install if I really want the my PC to be faster and less resourceful as win8 should be ?  

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