Doesn’t matter how much you are in love with OS Windows 7, with Microsoft ending support for the same in January 2020, you may want to upgrade to Windows 10.
However, upgrading to windows 10 can get expensive as it costs you around Rs. 9,000. But what if we tell you that you don’t need to shell out money because you can get a windows 10 upgrade for free?
Notably, Microsoft in 2015 while unveiling Windows 10 allowed Windows 7/8/8.1 users to upgrade to Windows 10 for free. And though the offer ended months later, however, that Microsoft’s free tool to upgrade a PC to Windows 10 still works.
To access the tool all you need to do is follow these steps.
Go to Microsoft’s Website and download the tool from the button given under ‘Create Windows 10 installation media’.
Once the program has been downloaded, run the program, and click on ‘Upgrade this PC now’.
Once you proceed, your computer’s hardware capabilities will be analyzed and if all seems fine, your computer will be upgraded to the latest Windows 10 1909.
In a nutshell, you get yourself an official windows upgrade for free without needing a costly license key. This is because the license key from the previous window will be linked to the new post the update.
Windows 10 update is required because once Microsoft ends support for Windows 7, your device would get prone to security risks as Microsft won’t release security updates for windows 7 OS.