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Microsoft releases recovery image to fix Windows 8.1 RT blunder

Microsoft has released a recovery image to fix Windows 8.1 RT update issues after pulling the update down from the Windows Store over the weekend
By: Charles Gantt | Operating Systems News | Posted: Oct 21, 2013 11:55 pm

Over the weekend, Microsoft pulled its Windows 8.1 RT update from the Windows Store due to many reports coming in about devices failing to boot after installation. Today Microsoft has released a recovery image that will restore bricked devices to the original state it shipped in.




Installing the recovery image is quite simple and all that is needed is a USB drive with a capacity of 4GB or larger, and a PC running Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1. Instructions are included with the recovery image on how to install it on your device an the complete package can be found below.


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