1. zeuxiss's Avatar
    We all know that Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 will be able to upgrade to Windows 10 for free within a year after it was launched.
    My desktop came with Windows 7. Off course I will upgrade it to Win 10. But what if after a year of Win 10 launching date, the desktop has problem and I have to format my desktop? I will be use the installation DVD that came with my desktop, that will be Win 7. So, I have to pay to upgrade it to Win 10 then?
    01-22-2015 12:38 PM
  2. RumoredNow's Avatar
    After installing Win 10, make a recovery disk...
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    01-22-2015 01:14 PM
  3. Poirots Progeny's Avatar
    Yes, make a recovery disk.

    Although win 10 will be installed against your msft account, probably, so as long as you don't lose that you'll be ok even if you don't create a recovery disk...

    Though a recovery disk or backup is always a good idea 😊
    01-22-2015 01:21 PM
  4. jmshub's Avatar
    If it works like previous versions of Windows, you'll get the license when you install Win10 the first time, then that key will work again in the future.
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    01-22-2015 01:29 PM
  5. zeuxiss's Avatar
    Okay..i got the idea..thanks,guys!!!
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    01-23-2015 02:04 AM

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