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  1. Joined : Jun 2015
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       13 Aug 2015 #11

    Thanks, and I have now made a shortbut to return here.

    gator2013 said: View Post
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
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       13 Aug 2015 #12

    Cyberdesigner said: View Post
    If you only had Windows 8 you would have to put 8.1 on top of Windows 8 then Windows 10 on top of that.
    If you are using a USB stick or DVD to upgrade with, the upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1 is not required (and neither is Service Pack 1 for Windows 7). That is only required if you are going to upgrade using the Get Windows 10 icon and native Windows Update.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
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       13 Aug 2015 #13

    Thanks, and I am only moving from win8.1 to 10.

    I am interested in reading a lot more about the upgrade and learning more about the problems involved from others as they have done the upgrade.

    I will be waiting awhile before doing it.
    Thanks so much... Cliff


    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    If you are using a USB stick or DVD to upgrade with, the upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1 is not required (and neither is Service Pack 1 for Windows 7). That is only required if you are going to upgrade using the Get Windows 10 icon and native Windows Update.
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  4. Joined : Jun 2015
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       13 Aug 2015 #14

    I went into MS site and downloaded media installation, it began installing 10 automatically and it worked fine. Happy and not going back to 8.1.
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  5. Joined : Jun 2015
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       13 Aug 2015 #15

    Elbmek:

    Thanks for your info, and best to you.
    be safe... cliff

    elbmek said: View Post
    I went into MS site and downloaded media installation, it began installing 10 automatically and it worked fine. Happy and not going back to 8.1.
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       13 Aug 2015 #16

    good luck
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  7. Joined : Jun 2015
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       16 Aug 2015 #17

    Thanks to all for your comments. Each of us have many others things to do, and for the last two days I have been doing some of those items,

    Working on getting win10: I did make a second OSI DVD file of my Win8.1 data using the MediaCreationTool, and also used that same application program and a 8gb USB stick to put my win8.1 data on it. I hope that will work someday,.

    I will not read more of the info messages others have posted... tks to all. Cliff ..

    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    If you are using a USB stick or DVD to upgrade with, the upgrade from Windows 8 to 8.1 is not required (and neither is Service Pack 1 for Windows 7). That is only required if you are going to upgrade using the Get Windows 10 icon and native Windows Update.
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       16 Aug 2015 #18

    simrick said: View Post
    You should be subscribed to this thread, since you started it. You'd receive an email every time a post was made here.
    Thanks, and I have finally started using "forum actions" and "quick links"....
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  9. Joined : Jun 2015
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       16 Aug 2015 #19

    I did upgrade to Win 10


    I upgraded to win 10 yesterday... thanks to all....

    ** Thanks to all. I am on-hold about going to win10 for a bit as I have been reading many comments and learning,.

    During the last 3 or 4 days I am been doing much cleanup of the data and photos on my desktop harddrive. Too much junk data.. and extra win8 programs that have not used for a while. Now I have lots of free HD space again...

    Tks and all be safe. Cliff
    Last edited by acmanten; 20 Aug 2015 at 17:50.
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  10. Joined : Jun 2015
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       20 Aug 2015 #20

    gator2013 said: View Post
    You can also set this thread as a Favorite when you are viewing it or Right Click and create a Shortcut on Desktop for Quick access.
    so much to learn... but I did upgrade to win 10 yesterday... and so far so good... tks
    Cliff m.
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