How to install Windows 8 on a new computer

Bought a new computer? And want to do a clean install of Windows 8 on it? Almost everyone knows that insert a Windows 8 installation disc on it and launch the PC, and then the program will help us to install the system automatically. However, if we do not have a Windows 8 installation disc, what to do? Create one by yourself with a blank CD/DVD or USB disk.

How to create a Windows 8 installation disc with a USB?

(1) Download a Windows USB install program and install it on a computer that you can access.

(2) Get a Windows 8 ISO installation file.

(3) Take a USB connected with the computer, on the program click on “Browse” to select the Windows 8 ISO file.

click on the browse button

(4) Select the USB device on drop-down list, and then click on “Burn to USB” to burn the ISO image file into USB.

select a Windows 8 ISO image file and burn it to USB

Tips:

The burning progress will take a few minutes, please wait for it patiently until get the message “Burning successfully!” When you get the message, it means the Windows 8 USB installation disc has been created successfully.

How to install Windows 8 on a new computer with the USB installation disc?

(1) Take the Windows 8 USB disc, connect it with the new computer that you want to install Windows 8.

(2) Set the computer to boot from the USB disc. You can get into BIOS settings and then set the USB to the first boot list on Boot Menu. Or press the Boot Menu Key directory to set up the Boot Menu, and then select the USB device, press Enter to set it boot.

(3) When the Windows 8 installation program comes up, select the preferences on drop-down list, and then click on Next to continue.

Tips:

If the Windows 8 installation program do not comes up, but get to the logon screen again, it means the computer failed to boot from the Windows 8 USB disc.

 

If you do not have a USB, but have a blank CD/DVD, you also can use it create a Windows 8 CD/DVD disc, and then use it to install Windows 8.

How to create a Windows 8 installation disc with a CD/DVD?

The steps to create a Windows 8 CD/DVD disc are similar to the USB.

(1) Download the Windows install tool

(2) Get a Windows 8 ISO file

(3) Insert a CD/DVD into computer, select the Windows 8 ISO file, and then burn it to the CD/DVD.

How to install Windows 8 with the CD installation disc?

(1) Set computer to boot from the CD/DVD-ROM.

(2) Select the preferences and install Windows 8 following the instructions.

How to install or reinstall Windows 8 on Lenovo with a USB

Get something wrong with the Windows 8 OS on your Lenovo laptop or desktop? And want to clean install or repair the Windows 8 system by yourself? If you do not have an installation disk, you also can install or reinstall the Windows 8 on your Lenovo pc with a USB easily and efficiently.

Following this article will show you the detail steps:

Step 1: Prepare a Windows 8 ISO image file and a USB disk.

Step 2: Download a Windows 8 USB installer tool.

. Windows 8 USB installer Tool downloads or free

Step 3: Install the Windows USB install tool – Finalbooster, and run it on the computer.

Install Finalbooster

Step 4: On the program, click on Browse button to select a Windows 8 ISO image file.

click on the browse button

Step 5: Connect a USB with the computer, and select the USB device on drop-down list, click on Burn to USB button to burn the Windows 8 ISO image file to the USB disk.

select a Windows 8 ISO image file and burn it to USB

Step 6: After Burning successfully, take the USB disk, insert into your Lenovo computer that you want to install Windows 8.

Step 7: Start/restart Lenovo pc, press BIOS Entry Key (F2) to get into BIOS settings.

How to set computer to boot from USB Drive

Step 8: When the BIOS screen comes up, press right/left key to move to the Boot Menu, press Up/Down key to move to the USB device, press +/- key to set the USB to the first boot list.

Tips:

The steps to set your Lenovo pc to boot from the Windows 8 USB installation disk is very important, if you have difficult in setting computer to boot from USB flash drive, you can ask for help from somebody else who is good at computer, or refer to the article: How to set computer to boot from USB flash drive.

Step 9: When the Windows 8 installation program comes up on your Lenovo pc, select the language and other preferences, and then click on Next, and follow the directions on the Windows 8 installation screen to finish the steps.

 

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How  to reinstall/install Windows 7on Asus laptop

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Detail steps to reinstall/install Windows 7on Asus laptop

You can reinstall or install Windows 7 on Asus desktop computer easily with a Windows 7 disk. But it may be a little difficult on Asus laptops or Asus tables, because most of them do not support a CD drive. In this case, you can try to use a USB to create a Windows 7 USB installation disk and install Windows 7 efficiently.

1. Create a Windows 7 USB installation disk

  • 1.1 Get a Windows 7 ISO image file that you can ask for it from friends or download from the official site.
  • 1.2 Download a Windows 7 USB install tool and install it.
  • 1.3 On the Finalbooster program, click on “Browse” button, and then select a Windows 7 ISO image file.

click on the browse button

  •  Select the Windows 7 ISO image installation file that you have prepared.

select windows 7 iso image file

  • 1.4 Connect with a USB, select the USB on drop-down list, and then click on “Burn to USB”.

burn windows 7 iso file to usb

Tips:

The burning process will take a few minutes, please wait for it patiently. When you get the message “Burning Successfully”, it means the Windows 7 USB installation disk has been created successfully.

burn windows 7 iso file to usb successfully

2. Set Asus laptop to boot from the USB disk  

  • 2.1 Take the Windows 7 USB installer disk you just created to connect with the Asus laptop you want to install Windows 7.

. 2.2 Boot the Asus laptop from boot menu directory

  • 2.2.1 Press Boot Menu Key (ESC) immediately when the power on and Asus logo appears.
  • 2.2.2 When the Boot Menu comes up, press UP/DOWN key to move to the USB device, and then press Enter to continue.

Set computer to boot from USB device

. 2.3 Set Asus laptop to boot from USB disk on BIOS settings

  • 2.3.1 Press the BIOS Entry Key (DEL) immediately and repeatedly when power on and Asus logo flash.
  • 2.3.2 When the BIOS screen comes up, press Right/Left key to move to the Boot Menu.

move to the boot menu

  • 2.3.3 Press Up/Down key to move to the USB device, and use the +/- key to set the USB device to the first boot list.

select usb boot device

  • 2.3.4 Press F10, and then press Enter to save change.

Tips:

When the Windows 7 installation screen comes up, it means you have set Asus laptop boot successfully from Windows 7 USB installer disk. If it gets to the logon screen directory, it means you failed to set Asus laptop to boot from USB.

3. Install or reinstall Windows 7 on Asus laptop

  • 3.1 On the Windows 7 installation screen, select the preferences on drop-down list, and then click on “Next” to continue and follow the instructions to finish the installation steps.

install windows 7

 

 

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Install Windows 8 on Acer laptop/desktop computer

“My older brother gave me an Acer V3-551G laptop installed with Linux, I am not used to the Linux OS, and so I want to clean install a Windows 8 on it. Can the Acer laptop run with Windows 8? What do I need to do on my Acer laptop before installing Windows 8? And what should be paid attention to during the installation?”

Have no idea to install Windows 8 on laptop or desktop computer? In this article will show you how to install Windows 8 with a USB or CD/DVD easily and efficiently.

1. Install Windows 8 on Acer with a USB flash drive

Step 1: Prepare a USB disk, get a Windows 8 ISO image file, and download a Windows 8 USB install tool.

Windows 8 USB install tool free download

Step 2: Install the Windows 8 installation tool on computer, insert a USB connect with it.

Install Finalbooster

Step 3: Click on “Browse” to select a Windows 8 ISO image file, and then click on “Burn to USB” button.

select a Windows 8 ISO image file and burn it to USB

Step 4: When the Windows 8 ISO image file is burned successfully to the USB, take the USB disk insert into your Acer laptop or computer.

Step 5: Restart/start Acer, and then set it to boot from the USB flash drive.

  • 5.1 When Acer laptop/desktop computer starts and the Acer logo flashes, press Boot Menu Key (F12) immediately until the Boot Menu screen comes up.
  • 5.2 On the Boot Menu screen, press UP/Down key to select the USB device, and then press Enter to boot computer.

Step 6: When the Windows 8 installation program comes up successfully on your Acer laptop, select the preferences, click on Next and then follow the instructions to finish the steps one by one.

2. Install Windows 8 on Acer laptop or desktop computer with a CD/DVD

The steps to install Windows 8 on Acer with a CD/DVD are the same with a USB.

(1) Prepare a CD/DVD, get a Windows 8 ISO image file, and download a Windows 8 install tool.

(2) Burn the Windows 8 ISO image file to the CD disk.

(3) Set Acer laptop/desktop computer to boot from the CD/DVD drive.

(4) Install Windows 8 following the installation directions.

Note:

Some Acer laptops do not support a CD drive, if so you can’t install a system with CD/DVD.

 

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Install/Reinstall Windows 7 on Acer aspire one

“Using an Acer aspire one laptop with Linux system, now want to install a Windows 7 on it, but not have a Windows 7 installation DVD, only have a Windows 7 ISO image file and a USB disk. Can Acer aspire one run Windows 7? How can I install the Windows 7 on it with a USB?”

If the Acer aspire one laptop does not have a DVD drive, you can’t install Windows 7 with a installation DVD. But don’t worry, if you have a USB and a Windows 7 ISO image file, you also can install it efficiently.

Here are the steps to install/reinstall Windows 7 on Acer aspire one laptop with a USB flash drive:

(1) Prepare a USB disk and a Windows 7 ISO image file.

(2) Download a Windows 7 USB install tool-Finalbooster and install it.

. Windows 7 USB install tool download for free

(3) Insert a USB and run the USB install tool, click on “Browse” to select a Windows 7 ISO image file.

click on the browse button to select a Windows 7 ISO image file

(4) Select the USB device on drop-down list and click on “Burn to USB” to burn the Windows 7 ISO image file to USB.

burn windows 7 iso file to usb

(5) After burning successfully, take the USB disk insert into the Acer laptop that you want to install Windows 7, and set the Acer laptop to boot from USB.

(6) When the Acer laptop boot successfully from the Windows 7 USB installation disk, a Windows 7 installation screen comes up, you can follow the instructions on the screen to finish the operation step by step easily.

install windows 7

Tips:

How to set Acer aspire one to boot from the USB installation disk?

  • 1 Inset the Windows 7 USB disk into the Acer laptop, and restart/start the laptop, and then press the Boot Menu Key (F12) immediately when the Acer logo flash.

Set computer to boot from USB device

  • 2 When the Acer laptop boot menu comes up, press UP/DOWN key to select the USB device, and then press Enter to boot it from USB.
  • 3 If the Boot Menu does not comes up, you also can press the BIOS Entry Key (Del or F2) to get into the BIOS, and move to the Boot Menu, and set Acer laptop to boot from USB disk.

 

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How to install or reinstall Windows 7 on HP laptop

It is well known that we can install or reinstall a Windows System on computer with a Windows DVD simply and easily. But if you do not have a Windows DVD, or the HP laptops do not support a DVD, what to do? Then, how to install or repair Windows 7 on the HP laptops?

If you meet with the problems, don’t be disappointed, you also can install or reinstall Windows 7 on HP laptop with a USB.

Here are the steps to install Windows 7 on HP laptop with a USB disk:

1. Get a Windows 7 ISO image file

2. Get a Windows 7 USB installer tool

3. Create a Windows 7 USB installer disc

4. Set HP laptop to boot from the USB disc

5. Install Windows 7 on HP laptop when the installation program set up

 

The details to install Windows 7 with a USB:

1. Get a Windows 7 ISO image file.

  • 1.1 You can download Windows 7 ISO image file from Microsoft office net, or ask your friends for a installation image file.

2. Download a Windows 7 USB install tool.

  • 2.1 You can download the Windows 7 USB install tool from Vodusoft.com.
  •  2.2 Install the USB tool-Finalbooster on the computer.

Install Finalbooster

3. Create a Windows 7 USB installer disc.

  • 3.1 Prepare a USB, and insert it into the computer.
  • 3.2 Run the USB tool-Finalbooster, click on “Browse” button, select a Windows 7 ISO image file.

select windows 7 iso file

  • 3.3 Click on the “Burn to USB” button to create a Windows 7 USB installer disc.

burn windows 7 iso file to usb

4. Set HP laptop to boot from the USB disc.

  • 4.1 Take the USB installer disc burned with the Windows 7 ISO image file, connect it with the HP laptop that you want to install Windows 7.
  • 4.2 Start or restart the HP laptop, press Boot Menu Key (F9) when the power on and the HP logo flash until the Boot Menu comes up.

Tips:

You also can press the BIOS Entry Key (F1 or F10) to get into the BIOS settings, and then set the HP laptop to boot from USB disc.

  • 4.3 When the Boot Menu comes up, use the Up/Down key to select the USB device (often showed with the USB name), and then click on Enter to save the change.

Set computer to boot from USB device

5. Install Windows 7 on HP laptop following with the installation program.

  •  5.1 When the Windows 7 installation program comes up successfully, select the preferences on the drop-down list, click on “Next”, and read about the instructions to follow the installation program to install Windows 7 on HP laptop.

install windows 7

Tips:

If you want to reinstall Windows 7 on your HP laptop, the steps are the same with the steps to install Windows 7, you can refer to the step above.

 

 

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