Dann wrote:Since this is WIP, we're going to add the necessary files to the site as the links are from slow Chinese servers.
I'm going to tidy up the instructions later today. Anyone have thoughts on the second method? That would preserve activation and data, and also avoid the need to host windows and navigate Chinese windows 8.1?
(The BIOS flash is the most risky part here. If you go wrong installing windows just try it again. Sadly I can't try the second method as I did not backup beforehand)
Sent from Android on my Linx 7!
EDIT: Will film tutorial tonight.
I would offer some help, but my browser is saying 10 days to download....
Edit: Without seeing the files, I can only think of the following:
1) Which Windows version is it? If Pro then I'm not sure, if 10 Home (and not Enterprise or using an illegal method of activation) then:
NOTE: See latter part of a) and do this first.
a) System -> Change Product Key -> Enter existing key, this can be extracted using: You need to be registered to view this link, please log-in or register
b) Again, depending on Windows version, 7 and 8 keys are valid for Windows 10 1511 - use the extracted key.
c) Install the UK language pack, this can be done via You need to be registered to view this link, please log-in or register
I hope that helps somewhat.