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Windows 7: Win 10 Update & files?

20 Aug 2015   #1
Joe2cool

Win 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 
Win 10 Update & files?

Hi received the Win 10 update,, but unsure as to when best to install, but was wondering on install will photos, MP'3 etc be saved?

Appreciate any help

Thx


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20 Aug 2015   #2
severedsolo

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Speaking from upgrading from 8.1 (3 times) everything should be preserved,as it's an in place upgrade.

Of course, that doesn't mean something won't go wrong, so be sure to take backups
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20 Aug 2015   #3
Joe2cool

Win 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

Hi thx for that........appreciated
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20 Aug 2015   #4
LMiller7

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

All files of any importance should have at least one backup copy, 2 or more backup copies if the files are of particular importance. This is doubly important when doing something like an OS upgrade. There are too many ways that things can go wrong, too many opportunities for user error to be without backups. Recovery of data after an incident is problematic and cannot be relied on.
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20 Aug 2015   #5
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Yep this usually the preferred method of system imaging with a recovery cd
Imaging with free Macrium
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20 Aug 2015   #6
Joe2cool

Win 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

Cheers guys appreciated...............
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