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  1.    26 Jan 2017 #11
    Join Date : Oct 2015
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    win7 and new to 10
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    That is helpful news, Bree. I was a bit concerned about not getting critical updates. I use older software and run virtual XP with some software that won't work on 7. It would have been a disaster if 7 automatically updated to 10 and I know people who had this happen without choosing it.
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  2.    26 Jan 2017 #12
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,477
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Quote Originally Posted by sciencegal View Post
    It would have been a disaster if 7 automatically updated to 10 and I know people who had this happen without choosing it.
    It was windows update's default of 'automatically download and install...' that caught them out. Even back then it could be avoided by uninstalling the 'Get Windows 10' updates and setting windows update for 'check for updates, but let me choose...'.
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  3.    27 Jan 2017 #13
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Brightness is from ACPI driver or Monitor Software not GPU Drivers.
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