Upgrade Windows 8 RC /RP to Windows 8 Pro / Windows 8 Enterprise RTM

Upgrade Windows 8 RC to Windows 8 Pro / Enterprise by following these instructions:

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[li]Extract the Windows 8 ISO or copy all files of the Windows 8 DVD to your HDD.
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[li]Browse to the ‘Sources’ folder and open the file cversion.ini.
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[li]Then find the entries as in the attachment below
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[li]Change the value MinClient value to a value lower than one of the RC, so e.g. 8200 and save the file.
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[li]Now start the installation and pick Upgrade
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The Windows 8 will now start and you will keep all your files and applications.

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Below are the entries to look for in the cversion.ini file.

Great info!, Thanks

Thanks for the info. Just wish I didn’t have to post twice before I could see your attachment.

I hope there is something interesting inside attachments :wink:

Thanks !

Interesting

Thanks

I hope this works

second post required to download attachments…

[QUOTE=chrisdb;2649778]Thanks for the info. Just wish I didn’t have to post twice before I could see your attachment.[/QUOTE]

It doesn’t work at all. This used to work with windows 7 not windows 8

Thank you for explanations :wink:

Awesome, it worked, thanks a lot!

Merci :slight_smile:

Thanks :slight_smile:

Thanks

thanks

Thanks a lot for this extremely useful post
strange why microsoft wont allow this?

So everybody got it working now?

Thanks again dominator , just upgraded from win8 release preview to win8 enterprise
without any problem. Took about 30 minutes extra than a clean install.
shame on MS for not enabling this by default

thanks

Thanks for the info.

Would this work in UltraISO without extracting anything?

been looking for that. like the old ei.cfg