Let me get the bad news out of the way up front: installing personal computer operating systems isn't easy, and Windows 8 is no exception.
I've installed more versions of DOS, Linux, Windows, Mac OS, OS X, Android, and iOS than I can remember over more than two decades, and the fact of the matter is that there's a basic level of technical difficulty. How many average people actually know the name of their hard drives?
It is getting better, particularly with iOS and Android updates or with PC upgrades. But PCs are complex beasts with complex … Read more