1. Joined : Sep 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10 Pro
       01 Oct 2016 #1

    Downgrading to Windows 7


    I still have the option to downgrade to Windows 7, I'm wondering if I do, will I still have my files and programs that I downloaded and installed in Windows 10.
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  2. Joined : Aug 2014
    Posts : 52
    Windows 10
       01 Oct 2016 #2

    I went back to win 7 from win 10 , on one install , no issues at all . All files were where I left them ..
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  3. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 2,458
    Windows10
       02 Oct 2016 #3

    amitkania said: View Post
    I still have the option to downgrade to Windows 7, I'm wondering if I do, will I still have my files and programs that I downloaded and installed in Windows 10.
    No - only those installed before upgrade.
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  4. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 2,458
    Windows10
       02 Oct 2016 #4

    Total said: View Post
    I went back to win 7 from win 10 , on one install , no issues at all . All files were where I left them ..
    OP is referring to installs after upgrade and the answer is no for those.
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  5. Joined : Sep 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10 Pro
       04 Oct 2016 #5

    cereberus said: View Post
    OP is referring to installs after upgrade and the answer is no for those.
    So only files after the upgrade will be saved right? All installs with be gone correct?
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  6. Joined : Aug 2016
    S/E England
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    10 Home x64 (1607), Pro x86 (1511 & 1607)
       04 Oct 2016 #6

    amitkania said: View Post
    So only files after the upgrade will be saved right? All installs with be gone correct?
    All files will be kept.

    All installs made before the upgrade will be kept.

    All installs made after the upgrade will be lost.
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