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  1.    14 Aug 2015 #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by NavyLCDR View Post
    WOW NavyLCDR you don't think making things easy is important, strange boy.
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  2.    15 Aug 2015 #12
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    If memory serves, with an Asus motherboard, the DVD appears twice in the boot menu. One way is for UEFI boot, the other as not.

    I've never tried it, but it may be possible to install Win 8 on an MBR drive if you don't boot from the DVD using the UEFI option.
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  3.    15 Aug 2015 #13
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobkn View Post
    I've never tried it, but it may be possible to install Win 8 on an MBR drive if you don't boot from the DVD using the UEFI option.
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    Here is info about UEFI Boot Mode (installing using the GPT partition style) and Legacy BIOS Boot Mode (installing using the MBR partition style). -> link
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  4.    15 Aug 2015 #14
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by bobkn View Post
    If memory serves, with an Asus motherboard, the DVD appears twice in the boot menu. One way is for UEFI boot, the other as not.

    I've never tried it, but it may be possible to install Win 8 on an MBR drive if you don't boot from the DVD using the UEFI option.
    Yep. Pretty much what method Windows 8 (or Windows 10) booted with is the only method that it will install to.
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  5.    15 Aug 2015 #15

    Settings - Update & Recovery - Recovery - for first month only simple button to revert to 8.1
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