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    What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    I would like to upgrade the OS of my Toshiba notebook to Windows 8 for better performance. What are the system requirements that are mandatory for doing the upgrade?



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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Hi friend,

    Here are the list of requirements that are needed for installing windows 8 on your notebook:-

    1. PROCESSOR:- 1gigahertz(GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2.

    2. RAM:- 1Gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2GB (64bit).

    3. Hard disk space:- 16GB (32bit) or 20 GB (64bit).

    4. Graphics card:- Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver.


    Hope i have helped you in getting relevant information.

    All the best

    Thanking you...

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    hello guest !!

    system requirement for windows8 are given as follows :-

    1.ram 4Gb
    2. hard disk drive 160 Gb
    3. processor 2.5 Ghz
    direct X 11
    thes are the basic requirement for installing windows8.

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Dear Friend!!
    These are the following requirements for upgrading to windows 8-

    Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2.(physical adress Extension)(NX for remote display)(Streaming SIMD Extensions 2).

    RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)

    Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)

    Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver(windows display driver model)

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Some basic requirements that should be kept in mind while upgrading to windows 8 are as follows:

    1)
    RAM- Atleast 1 GB for 32bit and 2 GB for 64bit.

    2)
    Processor-
    1GHzor faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2

    3)
    Graphic Card- that support Direct-X 9 with WDDM driver.

    4)
    Hard Disk Space-
    16 GB for 32-bit and 20 GB for 64-bit architecture.

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Hello Friend,

    System Requirement For The Windows 8 OS :


    Processor : 1 GHz Or Upgrade
    RAM : 1 GB For 32-bit And 2 GB For 64-bit
    Hard Disk Space : 16 GB For 32-bit And 20 GB For 64-bit
    Graphics card : Microsoft DirectX 9

    Firstly Make The Configuration Of System After That Installed The Window 8 OS.

    I Hope That Info Is Usefully

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Here are the requirements for windows 8 operating system,

    Processor: 1 GIGA HERTZ or higher

    Ram: 1 Gb for win 32-bit and 2 GB for win 64-bit

    Hard disk: 16 GB for win -32 bit and 20 GB for win 64-bit

    DirectX:version 9

    IF your system meets the above requirements then you are good to go with windows 8 upgrade

    That's it over!

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Dear Friend,

    Windows 8 is new and totally different look of previous Windows.

    Below is the answer of your question.

    System Requirements Are -

    1) Minimum 1 GHz Processor

    2) 1 GB RAM for 32 Bit and 2 GB RAM for 64 Bit.

    3) Minimum 16 GB for 32 Bit and 20 GB for 64 Bit Free Space on Hard Disk.

    4) Microsoft DirectX 9 Graphics.


    Above are the minimum System Requirements.

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Hello friend,


    I have the solution for your problem just do as i say...............

    1.Firstly you need 1 GB Ram for Windows 8 32-bit.

    2.You need 2 GB Ram for Windows 8 64-bit.

    3.16 GB free space for 32-bit.

    4.20 GB free space for 64-bit.

    5.1 GHz or faster processor which supports 'PAE','NX','SSE2'.

    6.Direct X 9.0 graphics device with WDDM driver.

    These are the minimum requirements to install Windows 8 in not only in Toshiba Notebook but also in all the systems.

    Have a nice day..................

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Hi,

    To install Windows 8 in your system you need to have minimum of the mentioned specificationes,

    Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2,
    RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)

    Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)

    Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver


    Additional requirements to use certain features:

    • To use touch, you need a tablet or a monitor that supports multitouch.
    • To access the Windows Store and to download and run apps, you need an active Internet connection and a screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768
    • To snap apps, you need a screen resolution of at least 1366 x 768
    • Internet access
    • Secure boot requires firmware that supports UEFI v2.3.1 Errata B and has the Microsoft Windows Certification Authority in the UEFI signature database
    • Some games and programs might require a graphics card compatible with DirectX 10 or higher for optimal performance
    • Microsoft account required for some features
    • Watching DVDs requires separate playback software
      Windows Media Center license sold separately. Etc. as declaired by Microsoft.

      REF. WWW.MICROSOFT.COM as found there.

      Thanks.

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    [FONT=Segoe UI, Tahoma, Helvetica, sans-serif]Hi.
    [/FONT]System requirements for Windows 8 are given below:
    >>Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2
    >>RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
    >>Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
    >>Graphics card:MicrosoftDirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver

    Before upgrading to Windows 8, I suggest you to run the Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant. It scans your current PC to see if it is ready for Windows 8 and then provides a compatibility report and optional steps for you to buy, download, and install Windows 8.

    Before upgrading to Windows 8, we recommend that you run the Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant. It scans your current PC to see if it is ready for Windows 8 and then provides a compatibility report and optional steps for you to buy, download, and install Windows 8.

    Visit the below link to download Windows 8
    Upgrade Assistant:
    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/windows-8/upgrade-to-windows-8

    Thank you.

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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?
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    Hi friend,
    Hope you are in good health and good state of mind!
    It's always a treat and fun to answer your queries.
    I also appreciate the confidence that you have shown in us!


    Its good that you have made up your mind to go for Windows 8.
    Windows 8 has some of the most amazing features that you'll surely enjoy!

    The requirements for Windows 8 are as follows-

    Windows-8 system requirements 64-bit (x64)

    CPU with 1 GHz
    20 GByte Hard disk space
    2 GByte RAM
    DirectX-9 graphics Card

    Windows-8 system requirements 32-bit (x86/x32)

    CPU with 1 GHz
    16 GByte Hard disk space
    1 GByte RAM
    DirectX-9 graphics Card

    So if have the above hardware,then go ahead and install Windows 8 on your Netbook.


    I hope I have answered all your doubts.
    It was a pleasure answering your queries.
    Hope that you'll come up with some more challenging queries!
    Till then,take care.
    Bye!




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    Re: What are the system requirements of Toshiba notebook for upgrading to Windows 8 OS?

    Hello Friend,

    Minimum System Requirement For The Windows 8 OS :

    Processor : 1 GHz Or Upgrade


    RAM : 1 GB For 32-bit And 2 GB For 64-bit


    Hard Disk Space : 16 GB For 32-bit And 20 GB For 64-bit


    Graphics card : Microsoft DirectX 9

    That Is Min System Requirement If Your Laptop Fulfilled That Than You Have Installed The OS And That Work Good.

    I Hope That Info Is Usefully

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