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HP clarifies Windows 8 consumer PC downgrade and warranties

November 12th, 2012 · No Comments

HP isn’t supporting consumer PCs  downgrades from Windows 8 to Windows 7. However, the company has clarified that, if you do change operating systems anyway, your consumer Windows 8 PCs will still be under warranty .

It’s been a confusing few days in HP laptop and desktop land. For a brief time, it appeared that HP would support Windows 8 consumer PCs downgrading to Windows 7. Microsoft would not have been amused! Microsoft’s official licensing policy restricts Windows 8 downgrades to Windows 8 Pro users.

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