Friday twenty ninth July noticed the tip of Microsoft’s free provide of upgrading to Home windows 10 – a 12 months after its preliminary launch in 2015 and its Anniversary Replace is due tomorrow – 2nd August. Nevertheless, whereas the official route is now closed, it seems there’s one other method to improve without cost.
Microsoft is permitting customers of assisted applied sciences, that are designed for the visually impaired, onerous of listening to or disabled, to nonetheless improve from respectable copies of Home windows 7 and eight.1 without cost. Nevertheless, there does not seem like any inflexible guidelines or necessities – you simply obtain a file and the improve begins, that means anybody can benefit from it.
Better of all is that Microsoft itself says there isn’t any deadline, so in the event you missed the replace deadline final month, there’s nonetheless time – and loads of it, to improve your copy.
The best way to do it:
Head over to this Micrsoft webpage and click on Improve Now. It will obtain a small executable file that you could run to start out the improve.
This system will run by means of the standard checks comparable to drive area and program compatibility – simply as Home windows Replace did with the official improve, after which the obtain will start from throughout the program.
I’ve examined this on a Home windows 7 system that was activated and it labored so in the event you missed the boat and nonetheless wish to set up Home windows 10 without cost or at the very least register your free copy after which roll again to your previous OS for now, then it is nonetheless potential – simply.
For a whole information on rolling again from Home windows 10 see my current article: