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Windows 7: Windows 7 to Windows 10

25 Mar 2018   #11

Windows 7 Pro SP1 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by samuria View Post
Safest way is to to ms media creation tool download choose upgrade let it upgrade 7 see if it activates ok sign in with ms account you will then have a digital license so you can do a clean install of you want make a backup image first
I don't want to upgrade my Windows 7... we prefer a clean install of Windows 10. I've had to repair 3 of my friend's machines from that upgrade to 10- both from 7 and 8.1... it is not a bullet proof procedure.

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25 Mar 2018   #12

Windows 7 Pro SP1 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
Use a usb stick, why keep wasting dvd`s.
I don't mind... I've a huge supply of Verbatim DL's, and I have a tendency to misplace flashdrives.
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25 Mar 2018   #13

Windows 7 Pro SP1 x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DavidE View Post
The advantage of using the method i suggested in post #6 is you don't have to do an upgrade install and then a clean install.
You just do the clean install directly, that saves a lot of time.
Here is the tutorial i linked in post #6 for this method:
Clean Install Windows 10 Directly without having to Upgrade First Windows 10 Tutorials
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