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Windows 7: I do not have the little Icon to reserve Windows 10

08 Jun 2015   #11
WalterW

Windows 7 Pro 32 bit
 
 

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Your welcome. I see the thread is marked solved so is icon in system tray now
SFC /scannow found no problems but still no icon
Update now the icon has appeared.

Thank you.
My mistake still no icon showing


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08 Jun 2015   #12
oscer1

win 7 64 bit
 
 

Ok just monitor it for a couple weeks might come in.
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08 Jun 2015   #13
z3r010

 

If the update has checked the your system and found it not compatible with the Windows 10 update then it will not show.
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08 Jun 2015   #14
WalterW

Windows 7 Pro 32 bit
 
 

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Your welcome. I see the thread is marked solved so is icon in system tray now

Update SFC /scannow found no problems but still no icon
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08 Jun 2015   #15
kerodo

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I had the same problem here in Win 7 x64, and this solved it for me first time I used it. Go halfway down the linked page below, and download the .zip file. Unzip it and run the batch file. I opened an Administrator command prompt and then ran the batch file from there, choosing option #1, that did the trick for me, now the icon is there, I reserved Win 10, and all is well.

How to remove (or acquire) the Windows 10 free copy icon | InfoWorld
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08 Jun 2015   #16
WalterW

Windows 7 Pro 32 bit
 
 

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If the update has checked the your system and found it not compatible with the Windows 10 update then it will not show.
Is there a way of finding out what is not compatible on my pc?

My pc spec:-
3.2 GHz Intel Duo core
8 meg RAM
ASUS graphics card with 512 k RAM
Windows 7 pro 32 bit
SP1
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08 Jun 2015   #17
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

WalterW. It's probably best to wait until Windows 10 actually gets released which will be on the 29th July 15. After that you should be able to find out if your pc is capable of running Windows 10.
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08 Jun 2015   #18
WalterW

Windows 7 Pro 32 bit
 
 

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WalterW. It's probably best to wait until Windows 10 actually gets released which will be on the 29th July 15. After that you should be able to find out if your pc is capable of running Windows 10.
If I do not reserve Windows 10 will I still be able to update to Windows 10 assuming my pc is compatible?
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09 Jun 2015   #19
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64 Creators Update
 
 

I you have a spare drive, you can try the Windows 10 preview right now.

The preview has been out for like 6 months.

Download Windows 10 Insider Preview ISO - Microsoft Windows

If you`ve seen Windows 8, it looks something like that. Windows 10 is no big deal.

Windows 7 is the Best
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09 Jun 2015   #20
z3r010

 

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WalterW. It's probably best to wait until Windows 10 actually gets released which will be on the 29th July 15. After that you should be able to find out if your pc is capable of running Windows 10.
If I do not reserve Windows 10 will I still be able to update to Windows 10 assuming my pc is compatible?
There is no need to reserve, anybody can update their 7 or 8.1 system within the first 12 months for free, starting 29th July.
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