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Installing Win8

Product Name: Hp Pavilion dv7_3170ez
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

I like to know whether is it possible to install Win 8 to my laptop?

Is there drivers available if i install win 8?

 

 

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Re: Installing Win8

Hi,

 

No from its homepage:

 

    http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-Pavilion-dv7-Entertainment-Notebook-PC-series/4074368/model/4107161#Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30R1

 

Microsoft has a tool which is similar to Windows 7 Advisor for Windows 8 called Windows 8 Upgrade Assisstant . Please download the Assisstant and run on your machine:

 

  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-au/windows-8/upgrade-to-windows-8

 

Carefully check the report before making decision.

 

Regards.

 

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Re: Installing Win8

Hi,

 

No from its homepage:

 

    http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-Pavilion-dv7-Entertainment-Notebook-PC-series/407...

 

Microsoft has a tool which is similar to Windows 7 Advisor for Windows 8 called Windows 8 Upgrade Assisstant . Please download the Assisstant and run on your machine:

 

  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-au/windows-8/upgrade-to-windows-8

 

Carefully check the report before making decision.

 

Regards.

 

BH
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Re: Installing Win8

Thank you very much for sharing the knowledge.

It helped alot.

Thank you very much

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