can i transfer W7 Games to W10 this question hasn't been fully answer

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       16 Feb 2016 #21

    The games however don't work on any insider preview builds later than that. RS is short for Redstone and the current insider build is 14257.
    OK, silly me. However, I don't use Insider builds and I think most people don't use it either.
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  2.    16 Feb 2016 #22

    Cliff S said: View Post
    @jimbo45 has posted them for download in Dropbox on eight Forums, as they're .msi files the should install in 10 also: Win 7 Games to Win 8 - Page 5
    Thanks for the link Cliff. :)
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  3.    16 Feb 2016 #23

    AnonVendetta said: View Post
    Aren't the files in these games copyrighted? If so, then it would probably be against the law to redistribute them without MS's consent. Which is why it's better if we just pull the necessary files from 7 ourselves, either from a real 7 install or from 7 in a virtual machine.
    If you have an issue then I suggest you report your concerns to a mod or admin rather than acting like one.
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       16 Feb 2016 #24

    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Thanks for the link Cliff. :)
    You're welcome Jeff
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  5.    16 Feb 2016 #25

    topgundcp said: View Post
    OK, silly me. However, I don't use Insider builds and I think most people don't use it either.
    Just tried them and sadly.,. they don't work.
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  6.    16 Feb 2016 #26

    topgundcp said: View Post
    OK, silly me. However, I don't use Insider builds and I think most people don't use it either.
    Not at all mate- I hope I didn't come across being dismissive.

    The question was can you transfer Windows 7 games to Windows 10.

    The answer is yes. But after the next major upgrade (in April or whatever they foist Redstone out generally) they will not work.

    You can get them to work (apparently according to MDL) but it is a bit too involved for this forum.
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