Forum discussion tagged with Downgrade.
  1. runner105

    Solved! Old Android System Apps

    So I just got a new phone [Motorola Edge Plus] and it runs Android 10. I like the OS so far, but can't stand a few of the new system apps. [Phone dialer, contacts, and calculator] I would like to transfer the ones from my old phone [Motorola DROID Turbo 2] that was running Android 7. But when...
  2. J

    do beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm need an amp? mobile and PC use.

    I was going to purchase the 250ohms DT770 Pro for phone use as well as PC use but I realised that you need a hell of a powerful and expensive amp for them to work. So I decided to downgrade and maybe get the 80ohm version instead will I require an amp for these to perform to the maximum...
  3. N

    A3s oppo storage

    Is there any way I can downgrade my Android a3s to marshmallow so I can have that feature where we can format it to internal storage?
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    Acer laptop downgrade to Win7, can't find drivers

    Can I install Windows 7 if Acer doesn't have Win7 drivers on their website? I have an Acer A315-21-99E5. Installing Windows 7 would be the easy part, but I don't know where to find hardware drivers for it.
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    How to downgrade to Window 7 with my new laptop (window 10)?

    It is very slow when i got my window 10 i think window 7 will be faster than window 10 so i need to downgrade woth my new laptop (window 10)
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    Will OS downgrade improve performance?

    Hi, I recently bought a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series with an i3-6006u processor and Windows 10 pre-installed. The laptop's speed isn't the fastest and programs such as Firefox and Office 365 take a lifetime to open. Would it in any way be beneficial to downgrade the OS to Win 8 or 7 in terms...
  7. terrileann

    How to downgrade back to Android Marshmallow 6.0

    Ever since my Galaxy S7 StraightTalk Tracfone did its update and I got Android Nougat 7.0, Ive had nothing but problems. Samsung tells me that I need a software reflash but they arent authorized to work on a straight talk tracphone and there is no authorized dealer in my area who can do it. So...
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    lokking for downgrade dvices

    I was upgrade my huawie ascend p7 l10 kikat to lollipop .now Iwant my cell phone back to kitkat is it possible
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    ASUS X540L preinstalled windows 10 PRO how to downgrade it into windows 7

    my laptop runs with preinstalled windows 10 pro i want to change my OS to windows 7 system does not allow me to install windows 7
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    How to downgrade Samsung Galaxy Note 4?

    How to downgrade Samsung Galaxy Note 4?
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    how do i downgrade windows 10 to windows 7 with toshiba recovery disk

    Downgrade win 10 to win 7 from toshiba recovery disk
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    Youtube lowers the quality of my videos

    I export: 1080p 60fps Variable bitrate 1 pass: target: 10Mbps max:12Mbps Profile: High Level: 5.1 Aspect ratio: Square pixels (1.0) Audio bitrate 384Kbps On my PC video looks Great Full HD quality. On youtube it is Like 720p-480p I use Hitfilm 3 express as my...
  13. J

    HP Notebook Downgrade Win8 to Win7

    I am not sure if this is the best place for this question. Please move if necessary. I have an HP 2000 Notebook PC running Windows 8. I would like to downgrade to Windows 7 Pro. I have booted the computer to the DVD drive and I am looking at multiple partitions. I am not sure which partition...
  14. C

    Dell Latitude E5470. Downgrade to Windows 7?

    Hey guys, I have a Latitude E5470 that came with Win 10 pro and I would like to downgrade to Windows 7. I noticed there are Win 7 drivers for this laptop in the Dell support site. So i'm assuming it's doable. Anyone know how to get this done? I'm assuming I will have to purchase a coy of...
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    Asus K501UX touchpad driver for Win10 downgrade to Win7

    1) Does anyone know for sure what touchpad is in the Asus K501UX? I'm pretty sure its an ELAN but not 100% on that.. Anyway, I did a 'downgrade' from Win10 to Win7 64bit and I can't for the life of me find a driver that will install. All that's recognized in device manager under 'Mice and other...
  16. J

    7.1 surround sound capable device missing options for stereo "downgrade" in windows configuration.

    I'm having problems with youtube videos where some videos won't have any sound for a weird audio reason and I found an answer that seems like it'll work but I can't follow through with its instruction due to some limitations. I want to "downgrade" my audio output from windows to this specific...
  17. Dustin97

    Netflix quality issue

    I want to watch everything on Netflix in the best quality possible. Most of the time I am able to, but sometimes if my connection is acting a little slower then Netflix will downgrade the quality until the signal regains strength. It can look horrible when it does it. Is there a way to make it...
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    Can a windows 10 pre-installed laptops/tablets be downgraded to windows 8.1?

    I have no choice, everything from the store is pre-installed with Windows 10 cough*Spyware edition*cough Wanting to downgrade from windows 10 for obvious reasons...
  19. F

    Downgrade bootcamp from windows 10 to windows 7

    I installed windows 10 in my macbook with bootcamp around 4 months ago, I really want to downgrade the windows 10 bootcamp to windows 7 but without delete all of the files, do you know how, please help, Thanks :D
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    Sony SVF153B1YW Operating system not found during os downgrading.

    Hello guys, I have a Sony SVF153B1YW which is about 2 years old. Recently, I decided to downgrade my OS from 8.1 to 7 since the ram on this system was 2 GB and 8.1 was taking up too much memory. So I created a boot-able DVD comprising of Windows 7 installation. I inserted the disk into the...
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    Yoshiba satellite L50-B905 no bootable device and can't log into bios

    Hey, I was trying to downgrade from windows 8.1 to windows 7, so i follow instruction on a youtube video which is changing Secure boot = Disableed, Virtualization Technology = Disabled, Boot mode = CSM boot, Function key mode = standard F1 - F12 mode now when i start my laptop i get " no...
  22. E

    Silverlight uninstall and downgrade issues

    Hello, I hope someone can help me. I do a lot of rendering for my work. Recently I upgraded my silverlight (stupid me) because it was recommended by my MAcbook. I need to uninstall SL 5 and revert to SL4 and everythign I have tried has failed to purge this program. Deleted through the plugins...
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    I have a dell inspiron 3521. I'm trying g to do a downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7 but I get an error message saying 7 ca

    I have a dell inspiron 3521. I'm trying g to do a downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7 but I get an error message saying 7 can't be installed on the GPT partition type. Is there a work around for this issue?
  24. ZeroInfinity

    Downgrade Asus K401LB to Win7

    Hi Guys! I recently purchased the Asus K401LB ( i5 Edition , Geforce GT 940m with Windows 10 Pre-installed) Since I plan to use an SSD for it, and I don't like Windows 10/8.1 or 8 and enjoy the reliability of Win7, I plan to downgrade it to Windows 7 Ultimate But when I checked the ASUS...
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    downgrading my laptop os from laptop built in recovery (sony vaio)

    hello, i have a vaio laptop with windows 7 pre-installed and i installed windows 8 on it, regreted it but i dont have a windows 7 cd, so does windows 7 actually still exist on my laptop cuz i have a recovery partition that is 9 gigabytes big and if it still does, how to reinstall it, i found...
  26. Z

    Booting problem in Bios

    Hello everyone! I recently purshased a used SAMSUNG Laptop model NP335E5C from a friend with WIN 8, and I had to downgrade it to WIN 7 so once done, I restarted and I got a black screen I tried clicking on buttons, CTRL + ALT + SUPPR nothing, no button did work, unless I turn the machine off...
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    How can i downgrade my laptop's software?

    My laptop is not a super new model but it's not that old either -- i bought it in 2011. It used to be just fine for everyday use, but lately because all these annoying dudes in labs update their stuff every week, the latest browser and flash player and content in general is too heavy for my...
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    Acer E5-521g - Probleme driver wireless - Downgrade to windows 7 64

    Hello, I have a acer E5-521g that I downgrade to windows 7 (64 bit) The driver from Acer ( are only for windows 8.1 (64bits). Some of them work for Windows 7 but some of them not. The problem is the driver for wifi. In the "Device Manager", I have...
  29. J

    downgrade from win 8 to win 7 ......on asus x555LD

    I brought a laptop from asus was preinstalled with then i installed it with win 8 ....but then since it was for my mother.....and she finds quite difficult in using 8 ...SO i want to install win 7 on it......but the driver cd which came with the package was only win 8...
  30. D

    how to format(downgrade from 8.1 to 7) asus laptop X series without fail

    ive try sent to computer service to downgrade the windows. but it not works.. please help me!
  31. M

    Can I downgrade a Toshiba Satellite laptop from Win8.1 to Win7 by installing a new SSD?

    Hi all! I bought my wife a Toshiba laptop for her school work last Christmas that came pre-installed with Win8.0. After a year, she's decided she can't take it anymore. From my few interactions, I agree with her completely, it's counterintuitive for non-touchscreen devices. BTW, we've upgraded...
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    How to Downgrade windows 8 to windows 7 on Inspiron 15R (5520, Mid 2012)

    I want to degrade my window 8 to windows 7 of my dell laptop Inspiron 15R (5520, Mid 2012) so please guide me
  33. viveknayyar007

    Downgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 7

    After you have upgraded your Windows 7 computer to Windows 8, there might be instances when you find that new operating system incompatible with some of your installed applications. In order to make such applications work, you'll have to obtain newer,compatible versions, or downgrade your...
  34. ZeroInfinity

    Laptop Downgrade from Windows 8 to 7

    Hi All! I happen to have an Asus X450L Laptop running an i5 4200u at 1.6Ghz with 4GB of ram and Windows 8 Pre-installed Now I decided to buy an SSD, Samsung Evo 840 to be Exact...240 GB. For the past months Windows 8 has been a huge #*#* in the head really. Updates always fail even though my...
  35. N

    Drivers Dell Inspiron 15R N5010 Windows 7

    I updated my drivers and they were downgrade and now it does'nt let me upgrade them. What can I do? Please help!!!
  36. E

    Xp downgrade no internet

    This morning I installed xp on my vista laptop. I was going to reinstall vista, but then I thought 'this ancient 1gb-of-ram thing will probably be better off with xp'. So I installed it. Upon booting, the first thing I went to do was connect to my household WiFi, but all I found in 'network...
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    Can I downgrade to Windows 8 from stock 8.1?

    The laptop I bought had windows 8.1 preinstaled, but I prefer windows 8 far more to 8.1. is it possible to downgrade from stock 8.1?
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    Steps to downgrade from ICS to gingerbread.

    I am using xperia arc s Lt18a. Recently I have upgraded to ICS from gingerbread. But it seems to be not working fine. I want to roll back to Gingerbread. So pls guide me the steps to do the same with the download links to download any software like flashtool etc.
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    Samsung Magician 4.4 Update causes BSOD SamsungRapidDiskFltr.sys

    Yes, I was naive and pressed "Yes" when the update notification for Samsung Magician 4.4 appeared yesterday. Update procedure went fine and then, while I was working, I had a BSOD where SamsungRapidDiskFltr.sys was mentioned. In total I had 3 BSOD in 6 hours after updating to 4.4 and then I...
  40. R

    How do I jailbreak my PS3 Slim?

    Hi guys, so I want to jailbreak my 2/3 year old PS3 Slim. So I know that you need to downgrade your current software version (In my case 4.55) to 3.55 and then update to 4.55 again but then with a jailbroken version of 4.55 or something else. But I heard you need E3 Flasher to downgrade your...
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    Advise on an HDMI/Toslink switcher to prevent Pan Viera TV from downgrading Soundbar 5.1 to 2 Channel?

    Hello, Sorry if incorrect area for question, please move if so or let me know and I'll do it. I recently purchased a Vizio S4251w-B4 to use with my Pan Viera ST50 Plasma. I currently have 3 video source components, but will have a 4 and maybe 5th shortly (so I'll need an HDMI switch anyways...
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    What does "Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8 Pro)", mean?

    Hey, im planning to buy a new laptop and in the operating system dropbox, its written:- "Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 8 Pro)". What does this mean? Can some one explain? Thanks!
  43. E

    Windows 8 downgrade to Windows 7

    Hi, please do not tell me to keep windows 8, this isn't for me. And my english is bad. Ok, here we go. I have an HP Pavilion 14-F023CL, and it's necessary to do this downgrade, but the main problem is that HP doesn't give support for Windows 7, so I have no drivers for that laptop and obviously...
  44. meeksdoteric

    Toshiba Satellite C850D USB Drivers

    Downgraded Toshiba Satellite C850D laptop from Windows 8 to Windows 7 x64. I am missing the following USB Drivers: The drivers cannot be found on the Toshiba support website. I confirmed this with a Toshiba tech support agent over the phone. It makes zero sense to me that the manufacturer of...
  45. peanutreaper486

    Need to downgrade Android version.

    I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 (SGH-I747), and it recently updated itself to Android version 4.3 JellyBean. Problem is, is that 4.3 is extremely buggy, slow, and battery draining for me. I truly wish to revert my S3's version to <4.2, and if possible, revert it back to stock firmware (Version...
  46. R

    Asus laptop drivers issue, win8 to win7 downgrade

    Purchased a laptop recently ASUS S550CA-SS51T. Below are the specs: Core i5 3317u, 8gb RAM, Intel 4000 VGA, 1TB 5400 rpm HDD ST1000LM024, 24gb SSD KINGSTON SMSM150. I wanted to install the smallest w7 ultimate 64bit i could get so i trimmed some stuff out of it complied an iso with rt7lite and...
  47. S

    Presario F700 downgrade from vista to xp

    Looking to downgrade my friends f700 from vista to xp just upgraded her ram but vista is virus ridden and runs slow. I have the cd for xp in the computer but it won't let me wipe the os and use this one.
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    downgrading from windows 8 to windows 7

    would it be possible to downgrade the msi gt70 0nd-492us from windows 8 to windows 7? if so how would i go about doing so? would there be drivers for it?
  49. S

    If asus says you cant downgrade, does it mean you cant downgrade?

    I just got my laptop in today. I absolutely love the way it looks but I absolutely hate windows 8 so I am planning on reformatting it with windows 7 but here's the problem. I looked on asus support site and came across this q&a.. "Q: My new machine is preloaded with Windows 8. Can I downgrade...
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    help downgrade my win8 laptop to win7

    I recently got an Asus laptop with Windows 8 pre-installed. however no one at home is happy or comfortable with it. I have decided to downgrade it to win7. How do I go about it? (i have installed multiple OS numerous times on my desktop. I have a win 7 disk) How about the current license? Any...
  51. F

    Downgrading sony vaio laptop to win7 from win8

    Got a slightly used laptop off of ebay and it came with win8, but i'd really love to downgrade it to win7. I'm not totally sure how though. Looked around and got several guides and some different explanations. Also how do I know if i have the downgrade rights? And s there a program i have to...
  52. A

    Downgrade to Windows 7 from 8

    Hi, first of all since i bought my Mecer Xpressions laptop it gave me lots of problems with windows 8 and now want to downgrade to 7 Ultimate. After reading so many others having issues with this i am abit nervous to do so. Is there a way to do this without any hassels?
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    IE 8 downgrade

    How do I downgrade to Internet Explorer 8
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    I have a Lenovo g780 with Windows8 and I can't load my inventor software to it. I have been told my Lenovo g780 needs to have

    Specific Software! Need to downgrade to Windows7
  55. R

    Windows 8 Downgrade to 7?

    Hello again everyone! I've got a question regarding my wife's laptop computer. We bought it, and from day one it has been sluggish, glitchy, wouldn't wake up from sleep for the longest time, it froze every so often, etc... So anyways, we had a Windows 8 OEM disk and decided to format the...
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    Restore restore to Factory settings w/ Windows 8 image backup?

    Hi I purchased a Lenovo Y500. I have a copy of Windows 7 and Windows 7 drivers on a flash drive to prepare myself to downgrade to Windows 7 and get rid of Windows 8. How can I make a image backup of my hdd + Windows 8 in Factory Settings before I even start installing Windows 7? Also if anything...
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    Lenovo Y500 downgrade to Windows 7

    Hi I just purchased a Lenovo Y500 gaming laptop last night (6/25/13). It comes with Windows 8. I want to downgrade to Windows 7. I already have a retail copy of Windows 7 Ultimate on me. There's also Windows 7 drivers on the official Lenovo site...
  58. TonyJones

    How to downgrade ios7 beta

    Downgrade iOS 7 beta 1 to iOS 6.1.3 or 6.1.4 | Guide Step 1. Make sure you have iTunes 11 and the firmware file to which you want to revert your system. Step 2. Before you proceed, back up all data on the device via iTunes or iCloud. Step 3. Open iTunes and connect your device to your...
  59. TonyJones

    How to downgrade ios 7 beta

    I have installed new ios 7 beta, i tested it so now I need to downgrade on lower full version of ios.
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    How to downgrade iOS 6.1.3

    I have iOS 6.1.3 on my iPhone 4 and want to downgrade. How do I do this? Also it is legal right?