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  1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 247
    latest windows insider home build
       30 Jul 2015 #521

    well, I am sure whatever version ends up installing, it will activate without issue..
    here again, its running fine, so until I start having issues, i'll probably just let the sleeping dog lie...
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  2. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 9,154
    W10Prox64
       30 Jul 2015 #522

    wase4711 said: View Post
    i did an upgrade when I joined windows insiders several months ago, and I had win 7 home; I was pleasantly surprised that I was upgraded to win 10 pro, and thats why I have not been anxious to do a clean install, for fear of losing the "pro" upgrade..
    Its not that big of a deal, but my upgraded machine is running pretty nicely, and I always believe in leaving "well enough" alone..
    You could always just do a "reset", and that will usually get you the same as a clean install. That way you would be sure to keep Pro.
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 247
    latest windows insider home build
       30 Jul 2015 #523

    thanks for the suggestion!
    since its all good right now, there is no real immediate need for it, but, i really should do a clean install at least once..
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  4. Joined : Aug 2014
    Florida
    Posts : 430
    W10 AU & W10 Insider
       30 Jul 2015 #524

    Debbie said: View Post
    After upgrading successfully to W10 I ran Disk Cleanup and that got rid of the $Windows~BT folder. The other hidden folder $Windows~WS is still there and I won't be touching it until I know it's safe to do so.

    Follow-up to above
    Have just seen on the Windows Insider Community forum that it's ok to delete both folders as they are just temporary folders.
    Tx, Did Disk Cleanup or you purposely not choose the ~WS folder? I think I will copy the install.esd file from and save it since I have no plans to revert back to 8.1. (Macrium has a BU of 8.1)
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  5. Joined : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 8,210
    Windows 10 IoT
       30 Jul 2015 #525

    Disk clean up only removes the Windows ~BT folder. I deleted the other one manually. No ill effects that I know of.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2014
    Florida
    Posts : 430
    W10 AU & W10 Insider
       30 Jul 2015 #526

    alphanumeric said: View Post
    Disk clean up only removes the Windows ~BT folder. I deleted the other one manually. No ill effects that I know of.
    Great TX Alpha. I just wrote that folder to a flash drive just in case, did a BU with Macrium, and now will erase it from the C:
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  7.    30 Jul 2015 #527

    Folder does not how up when i run disk cleanup
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  8. Joined : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 6,967
    All kinds
       30 Jul 2015 #528

    JoeShades said: View Post
    Folder does not how up when i run disk cleanup
    You have to go to Cleanup system files.
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  9. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 426
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit; Windows 10 TP
       30 Jul 2015 #529

    Hey...

    I am off topic, I know, but I am leaving here two questions/threads I've posted, in case someone could help. Thank you!

    1) Will I receive major updates under these settings?
    2) Office 2013: something weird

    I'd appreciate any kind of help or feedback on these.
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  10.    30 Jul 2015 #530

    CountMike said: View Post
    You have to go to Cleanup system files.
    Thank you !
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