Get your free upgrade when available at windows.com/windows10upgrade
No you don’t have to upgrade, but there will be lots of new features you’ll be sure to love!
For Windows 7 and 8.1 users, it will be free to upgrade to Windows 10 for 1 year. After that, or if you’re a none Windows user, the upgrade will cost around £77
We haven’t heard anything yet so we don’t expect the other operating systems to be phased out any time soon
You can reserve Windows 10 right now, but it will be available as an upgrade from July 29th
No, Windows 10 has been specially designed to operate on multiple device types. It’s likely that it will be released in phases for different devices, starting with laptops and desktops then moving to phones, tablets and other devices.
Yes you’ll require an internet connection to perform this upgrade.
If you’re upgrading from a Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 device you can keep your windows settings, personal files and most apps. If you’re upgrading from Vista then you’ll need to perform a ‘clean’ install which means losing all files and settings. In either case we recommend saving all of your important data to secure storage.
Windows advise that you allow up to an hour for the upgrade to be complete.
Windows 10 is a free upgrade, for a limited time, for qualified Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 devices (including devices you already own). It is our intent that most of these devices will qualify, but some hardware/software requirements apply and feature availability may vary by device. The availability of Windows 10 upgrade for Windows Phone 8.1 devices may vary by OEM, mobile operator or carrier. Devices must be connected to the internet and have Windows Update enabled. ISP fees may apply. Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 Update required. Some editions are excluded: Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise and Windows RT/RT 8.1. Active Software Assurance customers in volume licensing have the benefit to upgrade to Windows 10 enterprise offerings outside of this offer. To check for compatibility and other important installation information, visit your device manufacturer’s website and the Windows 10 Specifications page.
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