Microsoft Changes Windows 10 'Free Upgrade' Rules

By: ctal
October 13th, 2015
12:07 pm

Microsoft Changes Windows 10 'Free Upgrade' Rules

Talking to the official Windows blog, Windows and Devices Group Vice President Gabe Aul has revealed an upcoming build of Windows 10 will let users register the platform using their existing Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 keys:

“If you install this build of the Windows 10 Insider Preview on a PC and it doesn’t automatically activate, you can enter the product key from Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 used to activate the prior Windows version on the same device to activate Windows 10 by going to Settings > Update & security > Activation and selecting Change Product Key,” he explained....

But despite this extremely positive development, a number of pertinent questions remain....

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