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  1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Michigan USA
    Posts : 193
    Windows 10 64-bit Home
       29 Jul 2015 #41

    TheViper said: View Post
    run the tool and choose upgrade this pc now not create installation media for another pc
    I did download installation media for another pc thinking I have 2 PC so this will eliminate downloading 2x. I'll try upgrade.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 335
    Windows 10x64 15007
       29 Jul 2015 #42

    GARoss said: View Post
    Yes
    Don't boot; just access the files and run setup.exe.
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  3. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 32
    windows 10
       29 Jul 2015 #43

    GARoss said: View Post
    I did download installation media for another pc thinking I have 2 PC so this will eliminate downloading 2x. I'll try upgrade.
    no you need to upgrade for every pc you have
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  4. Joined : Oct 2014
    Michigan USA
    Posts : 193
    Windows 10 64-bit Home
       29 Jul 2015 #44

    cyberrufus said: View Post
    Don't boot; just access the files and run setup.exe.
    I did & got theses. Is this correct?

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  5. Joined : Jan 2014
    Walnut Beach, Milford, Ct
    Posts : 7,647
    Win10 Pro / Remix 3.0
       29 Jul 2015 #45

    Yes.
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  6. Joined : Oct 2014
    Michigan USA
    Posts : 193
    Windows 10 64-bit Home
       29 Jul 2015 #46

    Getting updates...

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  7. Joined : Jul 2015
    Dublin, Ireland
    Posts : 627
    Windows 1.00 to Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Build 14971.1000
       29 Jul 2015 #47

    GARoss said: View Post
    I did the download (Windows 10) to a USB - then booted using the USB drive. I was then asked to install, not upgrade. A window popped up asking for my key. I typed it in & it said it wasn't a valid key. What now? I'm upgrading from Win7 64 to Win10 64
    Extract from my other post. I'm beginning to wonder was this just a fluke or whether the copy is going to deactivate at some future dateI-----

    I had a dual boot set-up with 8.1 and 10240.

    8.1 downloaded the RTM/GA. I have not upgraded this yet.

    10240 downloaded only some of the files for the upgrade so I clean installed the RTM/GA from the USB created from Microsoft. This wouldn't accept my 8.1 Pro key so I skipped the two screens for Key Input. When I checked the copy it was activated. WooHoo! I had to fiddle about to get the Fast/Slow ring option.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2014
    Michigan USA
    Posts : 193
    Windows 10 64-bit Home
       29 Jul 2015 #48

    fjk61011 said: View Post
    Extract from my other post. I'm beginning to wonder was this just a fluke or whether the copy is going to deactivate at some future dateI-----

    I had a dual boot set-up with 8.1 and 10240.

    8.1 downloaded the RTM/GA. I have not upgraded this yet.

    10240 downloaded only some of the files for the upgrade so I clean installed the RTM/GA from the USB created from Microsoft. This wouldn't accept my 8.1 Pro key so I skipped the two screens for Key Input. When I checked the copy it was activated. WooHoo! I had to fiddle about to get the Fast/Slow ring option.
    cyberrufus said: View Post
    Don't boot; just access the files and run setup.exe.
    cyberrufus said NOT to boot but find the setup.exe (in my case it was on the USB drive) & run that from desktop. It appears to be working.
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  9. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 324
    Windows 10 Pro x86 and x64 dual boot
       29 Jul 2015 #49

    Im trying this method as I have limited space so Im hoping 9gb is enough to do the upgrade.
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  10. Joined : Jul 2015
    Dublin, Ireland
    Posts : 627
    Windows 1.00 to Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Build 14971.1000
       29 Jul 2015 #50

    I didn't upgrade first, I just clean installed and it is activated
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