Windows 8 was just released a couple weeks ago. Did you know that Bentley offers students a free upgrade to the new OS? Let me start off by mentioning that Bentley has said it does not want you to install Windows 8 on your Bentley laptops. However, if you have another computer or PC you can feel free to upgrade and experiment. The CIS Sandbox will have the install disc of the 32 bit version and you can ask any Sandbox employee for this disc to be used in the lab starting Monday. This install disc will save you about 30-60 minutes. Because if you don’t have one you would have to make one from the ISO file. Here is how you can upgrade to windows 8.