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    Oddities persisting over multiple installs

    Hello, I've recently had some troubles with moving between Win8.1 and Win10, and decided to stick with 8 for the time being. When I got back there, I was met with two strange things: My internet explorer homepage is Hao123 And my taskbar menus have different backgrounds to the typical, including...
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    Regarding the upgrade from 8.1 to 10, Can Windows 10 be reinstalled?

    I want to buy a Windows 8.1 Licence and upgrade to Windows 10. However from time to time, I need to format my PC and do a clean install (or I may just buy another PC). What I want to know is, If I do this, Will I be able to reinstall Windows 10 and use the 8.1 Licence? Or Will I then have to buy...
  3. P

    Help with Refreshing / Resetting upgraded Windows 8.1

    Hello, Recently I unsuccessfully tried to upgrade my Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 (the process froze at 32%/6%), and now I'm thinking about performing Windows 8.1 reset / refresh first and re-try upgrading to Windows 10 after that. My problem is: when I bought my Desktop PC (a HP) it came with the...
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    Windows 10 Upgrade Black Screen problem

    Hello, i'm new here, My Dad has HP Laptop (IDK which one), which had Windows 7 genuine installed, and yesterday there was Upgrade to Windows 10 balloon, he said he later fully installed it with another network, i'm unaware if the intallation was really complete, he maintains that it did. The...
  5. Jokubas Matonis

    Get Windows 10 Bug: Doesn't Intialize Waited For Hours

    Greetings. I seem to have problem with get windows 10 i clicked the button and writed my email then i waited until 29th and i had bug only i spot windows logo and i closed windows update straight away so now my pc tries to intialize but it i waited for more hours and nothing it must be prank or...
  6. Matthew Smith

    Back-up a single account

    Hello, On my PC I have multiple users, but because I am resetting my computer so that it's clean when I upgrade to Windows 10, I need a back-up. However, I only want to back up my account. Is that possible? And also, if I have received my upgrade, but reset my system, then I can still get the...
  7. Fangz

    Forced to Schedule and Update

    Win 10 downloaded on one of my machines and has gotten to a point where it requires that I schedule an update. Is there anyway to override or cancel this forced update. I may not have time to prepare for this magic event! Scott
  8. ussnorway

    No key required during upgrade

    The Windows X media tool has been posted and I just want to clear up one issue... if you download X as an iso then burn it to usb and install it over a windows machine (7 in my test) that already has the gwx then if does NOT ask for a key during that upgrade process.
  9. Mike

    Windows 10 July 29th... Back up your system

    Please don't say I didn't warn you. If you reserved your upgrade of Windows 10, it is likely high time that you backup your system, right away. Most commercial backup software will work well with Windows 8.1 at this time, including the front-runners Acronis True Image 2015 and Paragon. These...
  10. Mike

    Welcome to Windows 10 Upgrade and Installation

    Hello, this is a new forum that has become publicly available and is designed for use on July 29th, 2015. If you are running into an upgrade problem through Windows Update, presumably running Windows 10 Insider Preview, Windows 8, or Windows 7, please always specify the following information...
  11. S

    Upgrading to Windows 10

    Hello. I am using Windows 7 Pro and I want to upgrade it to Windows 10. As far as I know, to do this I need to reserve my copy that will be available after 29th July(not sure if it's correct). In any case, there should be windows 10 icon in the right corner of taskbar. And the problem's that I...
  12. How to Upgrade Windows XP to Windows 7

    How to Upgrade Windows XP to Windows 7

    Proof of concept demo: Some have stated it is not possible to upgrade from XP to Windows 7. Here is the one way to do it. http://windows7forums.com/
  13. How to Upgrade AMD and NVIDIA Video Graphics Card Drivers

    How to Upgrade AMD and NVIDIA Video Graphics Card Drivers

    This instructional video is a step-by-step tutorial process demonstrating the quick automatic and manual update features used to upgrade video graphics card drivers from AMD and NVIDIA. Provided by http://windows7forums.com.