1.    23 Apr 2015 #1
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 1
    7 Pro

    RTM upgrading(clean install)

    Been using each release since the initial release, but, haven't seen anyone address this question.
    Given that Win 7 and 8 will get a free upgrade, will we have the option, given a valid 7 install, to install it cleanly to, say a new SSD? Or will MS require us to do an inplace upgrade?
    Just curious.
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  2.    24 Apr 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 11,034
    Windows 10 Pro X64

    No one know yet. We certainly hope so
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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