Windows 8 Enterprise: It’s Free To Try For 90 Days

Windows 8 Enterprise: It's Free To Try For 90 Days

The next version of the Windows operating system is scheduled to be commercially released on October 29. However, you can start using it for free, by downloading and installing the Windows 8 Enterprise Evaluation.

You can get both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 8, in a lot of different languages, including Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish or Japanese.

The installation process is easy: you download a 2 GB ISO file, then use a free tool like the Windows 7 USB/DVD download tool to write this file to a DVD or USB stick. After that you simply insert the DVD or USB stick into a computer, and boot your computer from that device. All you have to do is follow the instructions.

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Windows 8 Pro To Cost $39 For XP, Vista and 7 Users

Windows 8 Pro To Cost $39 For XP, Vista and 7 Users

Microsoft announced that Windows XP, Vista or 7 users will be able to upgrade to the new Windows 8 Pro for $39.99. The promotion will be available from the time Windows 8 ships this fall until Jan. 31, 2013.

Users will be able to purchase the upgrade directly from the Windows.com website, with the help of an Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant. The Assistant will also check to make sure the PC is ready for the new Windows.

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