Windows 10: windows 10 upgrade
windows 10 upgrade
I just want to know if my music on my media player and my photos are going to be erased when I upgrade to windows 10 from 7.
If you are worried then physically disconnect your media player from your PC when you do the upgrade.
Backup before you upgrade.
Always back up before upgrading. I use Clonezilla to back up on a NAS. You can also use it to backup to say a Toshiba Cavio Pocket drive.
The image is the same size as the partitions on the drive, so make sure you have enough storage.
You can of course do a trial of Amazon's Unlimited Cloud and store all of your files over there for the upgrade.
Last edited by bro67; 29 Nov 2015 at 04:32.
It's always a good idea to have backups of any files that are important and you don't want to lose.
and your music is not stored on the mediaplayer.[play list and such are all that's in the media player app,assuming you mean the player app] ,but in a folder ,and accessed with the media player ,at least mine isn't and never was in any version of windows ,same with pictures
Music should be stored in the music folder, unless a third party software has created a music folder in its directory in one of the Program's folder.
Your personal files will be preserved, but always remember to back up.
I feel that we as experts on this forum should try and persuade any novices who are not sure about upgrading to Windows 10 should help explain why its good for them to upgrade from earlier versions.
So I'll start off:
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I have some Win 7 upgrade dvds from Microsoft, previously used on pc's that have now been upgraded to Win 10.
Q: Can I use a Win 7 upgrade on an old Win XP unit ? Will it be refused as an already used key ?
What I am aiming to accomplish is...
Had Win 7 Ultimate 64 Bit OEM-SLP on HP laptop and got the Get Windows 10 icon a few weeks ago. Reserved copy but as it didnt download i went to Microsoft and downloaded the Media Creation tool to upgrade that way. After install all worked...
my bro windows 8.1 pro OEM
i dont get tray icon windows upgrade
i did click windows update still noting to get tray icon windows 10 upgrade
Read somewhere that the latest Win 10 Insider Prev will be upgrades to Win 10 full when it is released. A good idea to install this sooner rather than upgrading Win 7 / 8.1 to 10?