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Microsoft native upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1 runs into problems

Hard on the heels of reports of problems with the latest update to the RT version of Windows 8 for the Surface tablet comes word of troubles updating desktops and laptops to Windows 8.1.
According to Computerworld U.S., there are widespread reports on Microsoft support forums of complaints about the update, which may relate to incompatible device driver.
Typically after downloading the update from the Windows Store the process fails, users get a message that the PC couldn’t perform the update and goes back to Windows 8.