How to downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7

By Fred Langa

Downgrading to an older Windows version is rarely ideal, but you can revert back to Win7 from Win8. Here's how. Plus: Free and extremely low-cost (under $10!) Win8 repair drives.

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