1. greenberry666's Avatar
    Hi guys. My girlfriend wants to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10. Is it still possible to do this for free or would she have to pay (which she wont)? If there is a legitimate way to do it for free could someone link me to it

    Thanks!
    04-03-2017 10:24 AM
  2. Josiah23's Avatar
    https://forums.windowscentral.com/e?...token=XW981SQm

    There is a Microsoft Link for a Windows 10 ISO but you'll need an activation key during installation I think. I'm sure the Windows 7 key might work but I'm not too sure.

    If it works then hay key will to your current hardware, so try not to change much.
    04-03-2017 10:56 AM
  3. greenberry666's Avatar
    Thanks guys!
    04-03-2017 11:22 AM
  4. Chemy JMHT's Avatar
    I would answer "yes" but only is you use "assistive technologies".

    OK, this is only for people who REALLY uses that features because has some kind of disabilities!

    https://forums.windowscentral.com/e?...token=r5_wYXxI)

    Otherwise, no, you will need to pay for the new Key of your Windows 10.
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    04-03-2017 11:41 AM
  5. davidhk129's Avatar
    Hi guys. My girlfriend wants to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10. Is it still possible to do this for free or would she have to pay (which she wont)? If there is a legitimate way to do it for free could someone link me to it

    Thanks!
    The answer is ..... yes.

    Apparently, Microsoft's left hand does not know what its right hand is doing.

    You can still do the normal free upgrade from Win 7 to Win 10. You don't have to cheat by abusing the Assistive privilege.

    Please read this article published on January, 2017.
    Here's how you can still get a free Windows 10 upgrade | ZDNet

    P.S. Do it Now before Microsoft pulls the plug, or seals the plug ?
    Last edited by davidhk129; 04-03-2017 at 11:37 PM.
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    04-03-2017 11:52 AM
  6. Zachary Boddy's Avatar
    There's a couple of loopholes you can use. I feel like Microsoft planted these loopholes on purpose to give people who can't afford to upgrade another chance to jump to the new ship.
    04-04-2017 01:38 PM
  7. DavidinCT's Avatar
    AH, it's the Assistive privilege one....it still works, I used it like 2 weeks ago to upgrade a old laptop... More to see if it was still working..
    04-04-2017 09:12 PM

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