Now you can upgrade to Windows 8 for only 40$. The whole process of upgrading is pretty easy as long as your computer is currently using Windows 7, XP or Vista. Below you will find a way to do it.
The first thing that you need to do is to check the guide how to make your computer for Windows 8 ready. Of course you will also find ways to restore your old system which is really important because something might go wrong during the process of upgrade. Even if you don’t like Windows 8, there is a way to bring back your old version of Windows which you are already used to work on.
If you are using Wi-Fi then the first thing you need to do is to remember the password. The new version of Windows 8 will save all of your software, personal files, pictures and documents (in case you have Windows 7). If you are using older version then you will have to reinstall everything again.
Step two is to go to the site of Windows 8. Just scroll down and press ‘ get details’. It will cost you 40$ for downloadable installer and 70$ for a disk.
As soon as you click on Download pro link, a small installer will start. The file itself is 5MB and will first check the hardware specifications of your computer in order to see if your computer will run the new system properly. If there is a problem it will not you as soon as it finds it.
There is some time that you need to do in front of the computer before the installation of Window 8. You will get all the needed information such as is your computer is compatible and if there is anything that you will have to change. The installation process may require un-installation of a couple of programs in order to run properly. For example, if you are using Toshiba Satellite laptop with Windows 7 the newer version will require you to uninstall several programs that were branded by Toshiba.