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Old 04-10-2014, 11:53 AM   #1
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Install Windows 8.1 Update to continue receiving patches after April 8, 2014
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Already running Windows 8? No need to buy Windows 8.1—you can update to Windows 8.1 for free through the Windows Store.
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Old 04-11-2014, 05:53 AM   #2
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I am pretty sure that everyone would've known about this..

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Old 04-11-2014, 10:03 AM   #3
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No, not everyone would've known this, especially since this is misleading and inaccurate. It isn't Win 8.1 that is required but the Win 8.1 update 1 that will be required in order to receive future updates. That means someone running Win 8 needs to first upgrade to Win 8.1 as the OP stated but then also needs to ensure that the Win 8.1 update 1 gets installed as well.

Many people are confusing the two but they are distinct updates.
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