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How to Downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8

Updated on Apr 18, 2019 by Tracy King to Backup and Recovery

EaseUS software provides EaseUS System GoBack Free to help downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8 with only one step. This free system goback software allows you to downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8 effortlessly.

Common System Downgrade Doubts

Speaking of how to downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8, many of us may wonder will we lose any important files? Will we lose apps, personal settings and other important files? What if you haven't update Windows 8 to 10, what you will do in case that one day you want to downgrade back to 8 and keep all previous settings? 

It's very common and ordinary to have these doubts when we are facing system downgrade or upgrade issues. Does there exist a method or even free system goback software that can help to remember all personal settings so to help us easily downgrade systems?

Tip: Do remember to backup system first. Let the system remember your previous settings so that one day you can directly downgrade Windows 10 to 8 without any worries.

Solution 1. Apply system rollback freeware to downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8

A free system goes back software, named EaseUS System GoBack Free, is available now with a high capacity for helping users downgrade their computer systems such as return or go back to Windows 8 from Windows 10. It offers an excellent plan for users and it's a perfect system setting recorder that users can use it to back up the system within one click. You'll be provided virus clean circumstance to upgrade or downgrade system when necessary.

It will perfectly remember all your previous settings of your Windows 8 or other OS and keep all applications and files for you to downgrade to previous systems from the new system. Let's see how to use this system rollback freeware now:

1. Download and launch EaseUS System GoBack Free.

Choose System Backup to allow the program to remember your system setting before updating to Windows 10.

EaseUS System GoBack Free helps for downgrade Windows 10 to Windows 8.

The system backup file and image can be found by clicking the link at the interface after backup.

2. When you need downgrade Windows 10 to 8, launch this system goback freeware again. Choose Go Back. Yes, just one click. You'll downgrade Windows 10 to 8.

Solution 2. Using Windows 10 Rollback Tool & Downgrade Windows 10 to 8

1. Open start menu by clicking the icon and choose "Settings".

2. Click "Update & Security" at the dialog box.

3. At last, choose "Recovery" and click "Go back to Windows 8 or 8.1".

Shortages of Windows 10 rollback tool.

The shortcoming of Windows 10 rollback tool is that it only allows users to rollback to the previous OS within just 1 month. After that, you'll never have a chance then. And not all settings and apps can be kept by this method. This is why EaseUS System GoBack Free comes out. It's designed to offer you a second chance to safely downgrade system whenever you need and keep all your previous settings.