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#1 jmtjet

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Posted 19 November 2015 - 12:05 AM

Can I upgrade from Windows 8.0 to Windows 10 without going to 8.1 first?  I searched the forum posts, but didn't find the answer.

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#2 Condobloke

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Posted 19 November 2015 - 01:00 AM

Windows 10 Upgrade Offer is valid for qualified Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 devices, including devices you already own. Some hardware/software requirements apply and feature availability may vary by device and market. ...

 

(from THIS PAGE  )

 

When/If you do the upgrade, make sure your PC is as clean as it possibly can be.....The less crap present on it, the better.

 

Be sure to have a backup. Complete.

 

I found it a good idea to download any programs I was going to need after the update..... to a usb thumb drive before i did the update.....I know i could do it after doing the update , but it just seemed to be more convenient and less hassle......and I then did not need to remember all the programs etc to download.

 

If this is a laptop, make sure it is fully charged and plugged into the charger.


Condobloke ...Outback Australian  fed up with Windows antics...??....LINUX IS THE ANSWER....I USE LINUX MINT 18.3  EXCLUSIVELY.

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