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  1.    18 Aug 2015 #11
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    Windows 8

    Quote Originally Posted by bobkn View Post
    A detail: Windows 8 has a built-in utility to mount an ISO. 7 does not.
    I don't see this option in Windows 8, though i am sure it was available in one of my Windows 8.1 machine. Am i missing on something with settings on Windows 8?
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  2.    18 Aug 2015 #12
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    w10

    im gonna chime in here instead of making a new thread, as I couldnt find the proper "answer" to a question similar to the OP posted.

    Will using the w10 media creation tool and using the "upgrade this PC" option, properly activate my w10 the same way as doing the free upgrade via "windows update" does?
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  3.    18 Aug 2015 #13
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    I'm in the ghetto
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by knugelknut View Post
    Will using the w10 media creation tool and using the "upgrade this PC" option, properly activate my w10 the same way as doing the free upgrade via "windows update" does?
    Yes it will. It occasionally performs better too.

    Don't forget to do an image backup first (or at least a backup of any important files)
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  4.    18 Aug 2015 #14
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    win 7 dual boot / 10

    Quote Originally Posted by knugelknut View Post
    im gonna chime in here instead of making a new thread, as I couldnt find the proper "answer" to a question similar to the OP posted.

    Will using the w10 media creation tool and using the "upgrade this PC" option, properly activate my w10 the same way as doing the free upgrade via "windows update" does?
    Yep same thing just no waiting. You get the same upgrade. I go along with Whyme on this one. Never hurts to back up your data.
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  5.    18 Aug 2015 #15
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    w10

    Quote Originally Posted by WhyMe View Post
    Yes it will. It occasionally performs better too.

    Don't forget to do an image backup first (or at least a backup of any important files)
    Quote Originally Posted by Charlie View Post
    Yep same thing just no waiting. You get the same upgrade. I go along with Whyme on this one. Never hurts to back up your data.
    cheers guys! and thanks for the quick reply
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  6.    22 Aug 2015 #16
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    Windows 7 Ultimate
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for the help. Upgraded fro a mounted ISO with MagicISO.
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  7.    22 Aug 2015 #17
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    UK
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    Windows 8.1 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by PauloLib View Post
    Thanks for the help. Upgraded fro a mounted ISO with MagicISO.
    MagicISO haven't made an update in 5 years use Imgburn instead (this is just my recommendation you don't have to use it).
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  8.    25 Aug 2015 #18
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    w10

    xxx
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