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Windows 7: Just to be sure, I upgraded and restored my backup I can upgrade free

01 Jul 2016   #1
Max Pen

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
Just to be sure, I upgraded and restored my backup I can upgrade free

I upgraded to windows 10 and went back to windows 7 so now I can upgrade to windows 10 at any time for free right?

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01 Jul 2016   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Matt, :)

If the Windows 7 was activated when you upgrade to Windows 10, then yes. A digital entitlement would have been created on Microsoft's activation server for that specific PC to activate Windows 10 with in the future.

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