System Requirements To Run Windows 8March 26, 2013
The Reasons For Windows 8’s FailureMay 2, 2013
Windows 8 can be installed on a computer, with a disc either downloaded from the Microsoft site, purchased as a DVD. You can also create a USB drive version of the Windows 8 disc. The USB drive and the DVD Versions are often used to install the OS on laptops and desktops.
Blank /Black Screen Post-Installation
The users find a black/blank screen after installation. This is the major problem faced by a lot of users. They usually have no idea as to what could be the reason for this. During the installation there are usually no problems, and the problem of the blank screen arises only after the installation is complete. This leaves the users puzzled. These Windows 8 problems could be fixed with help from the Windows 8 support team. Alternatively, you can follow the below steps to do it yourself.
- You can create a bootable Windows 8 Installation USB drive or DVD disk, and then do the install.
- Check the BIOS settings for your computer, and enable the Plug And Play OS option.
- Next, set the security software like the Antivirus and/or Firewall as disabled.
- Download a fresh copy of Windows 8.
- When you are doing an upgrade of Windows 8, do a clean install if you face problems.
Missing Important Files /Drivers
The error message “Unable to install Windows 8 to this partition because of missing drivers, try to enter BIOS” during or after installing Windows 8, can be dealt with. To fix this problem, hold down the Alt key till your computer beeps during the reboot. Hold the Alt key down till the whirling gear shows on the screen, and then select your OS as startup drive. This type of problem solving is best suited for Macbook Air.
This problem is where the Windows 8 upgrade does not taking place .It could have many reasons. Firstly, make sure that your system meets the minimum requirements for a Windows 8 installation. Next, disable the security programs to allow for a smooth upgrade. Then, there should be a fast and uninterrupted internet connection. The Windows 8 copy should be valid and licensed. Where the touch- based functionality is made use of, see that your computer supports multi-touch function.
Even after all this, if you face problems, you can contact the Windows support teams. The Windows 8 problems can be resolved by availing help from them.