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Windows 7: Laptop not updating to 10

09 May 2016   #1
pcmatty

 
Laptop not updating to 10

hey guys

been waiting very long time to get my laptop to update to windows 10 but all I keep getting is the "thankyou for your interest in windows 10 upgrade" I hit on ok notify me when ready but I get nothing.

can anyone help ?

tc matt


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09 May 2016   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
Have to checked with the manufactures website to see if your model is on it's compatible list for win-10 ?
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09 May 2016   #3
pcmatty

 

mines dell alienware m18
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09 May 2016   #4
shadow2201

Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pcmatty View Post
mines dell alienware m18
According to Dells Website, this item is not being upgraded to Windows 10. Doesn't necessarily mean you can't upgrade, but it could cause issues as there are no Windows 10 drivers made for this device. So features of your computer may not work at all.

Quote:
Product not tested for Windows 10 upgrade

Dell is not testing or developing Windows 10 drivers for this product. If you choose to upgrade, some features, applications, and connected devices may not work as expected.
Product Support | Dell US
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09 May 2016   #5
pcmatty

 

dammm it
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09 May 2016   #6
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
As stated doesn't mean that you can't upgrade or run win-10
Just means you might have touchpad issues... and no bios updates

You can however clean install windows 10 after using a clone or restore a system image to another ssd or hdd and upgrade it

This will at least give you the original install so you can get back to where you are now
Plus you'll have a system image too

Clean Install Windows 10 Directly without having to Upgrade First - Windows 10 Forums

Windows 10 - Upgrade Installation - Windows 10 Forums
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09 May 2016   #7
pcmatty

 

might just sell my laptop for brand new one.
is there a sight I can trade in my laptop ?
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09 May 2016   #8
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi,
EBay ?
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09 May 2016   #9
sml156

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601
 
 

If you do decide to upgrade I would search the forum for a way to backup your computer now to make the return to Win 7 faster if you don't like it.
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