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hypn0de
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Registered: ‎04-15-2014
Location: india
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How to downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7

Hello,

I recently bought a new Lenovo G505s with preinstalled Windows 8 Single Language. This i updated to 8.1 
I prefer to use windows 7 rather than 8. I really need help with this one. 
i tried to follow the directions given here - 

 

http://www.eightforums.com/tutorials/13326-downgrade-windows-8-windows-7-a.html


I need to know how to convert GPT to MBR. i have tried but i come up with the following error message - 

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SOMEBODY HELP ME ! 

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Registered: ‎04-22-2013
Location: Philippines
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Re: How to downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7

hi hypn0de,

 

Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!

 

This link should do it.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/26203-convert-gpt-disk-mbr-disk.html

I assume you're running that Command Prompt from the installation set up.

 

Hope this helps

Cheers!

 

 

 



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