In this tip we will show you, how to install the Microsoft Windows 8 Preview Version on your computer system, to get a look at the new Microsoft Windows Version.
If you whant to install Windows 8 preview on a virtual machine, with VM-Ware for example have a look at the windows bluescreen to find a solution.
Download the Microsoft Windows 8 Version
Who whants to install Windows 8 preview we will need to download the installation ISO from the Microsoft Windows 8 Website. You can found the download here:
Installing Windows 8 Preview
Put your Windows 8 preview installation drive in your pc and restart it.
The language which can be installed is english. The date and keyboardlayout can be changed in the language you need.
Click on „Install now“ to install the Windows 8 preview.
The setup is loading now the data for the setup.
Accept the „License agreement“ (1) and click on the „Next“ (2) button.
Click on „Custom (advanced)“ to get the custom settings.
If you whant to partition your hdd manually, for example to make a partition bigger than another one, click on „Drive options (advanced)“ (1).
If you whant to use only one partition, click on „Next“ (2).
Now the Windows 8 developer preview installation is starting. How long you will have to wait for the installation depends on your installation drive.
Windows will start your computer automatically.
Set a name for your computer (1) and click on „Next“ (2).
Now configurate Windows. You can use the Express Settings (1). If you choose this settings your computer will setup autmatically the settings for updates, notifications and security. If you whant to set it up yourself use „Customize“ (2).
A detail list of the settings:
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Now setup a username (1) and a password (2). Finish your settings with a click on the button „Next“ (4).
Now the settings will be finished.
The PC will now be prepared.
This is the new Metro UI from Microsoft Windows 8 Developer Preview.
This was it. Microsoft Windows 8 is installed on your system.