With the release of Microsoft Windows 8 today, we thought it would be a good idea to jump on board as IT support engineers and upgrade to the new OS. Due to the new installation method, we’ve written up this step-by-step guide to help users find their way around the process.
1. Visit http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/buy and select the download option. Your browser will attempt to download the file Windows8-UpgradeAssistant.exe, which you will need to run to begin the installation process.