Windows 10: Anyone able to get free upgrade after deadlline expired?

  1.    30 Jul 2016 #1

    Anyone able to get free upgrade after deadlline expired?


    If you did, please post your local time and your timezone. Upgrade or fresh install?

    Note that we are talking here only about systems that have not been previously upgraded to Win 10 and then rolled back to Win 7 or 8.
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 15063.138
       30 Jul 2016 #2

    This is from Microsoft: Microsoft: More details on the end of 'Get Windows 10' and what's next - Windows 10 Forums

    Upgrades must be fully completed by 11:59 p.m. UTC-10 on July 29, 2016
    so local time does not matter.
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  3.    31 Jul 2016 #3

    Yep, I did one yesterday :
    https://www.tenforums.com/installatio...hnet-keys.html
    The time was 1:00pm UTC/GMT 30th July. That's 13 hours after the deadline.

    Microsoft have now confirmed that upgrades/clean installs with Win7/8 keys will continue to work if you select the "assistive technologies" options :
    http://winbeta.org/news/windows-10s-...-much-cost-now

    But obviously they were still working for everybody 13 hours after the deadline

    I'll try another one in a few days time
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  4.    31 Jul 2016 #4

    Hi there

    Yesterday (Jul 30) with old TechNet W8 key. Installing W10 X64 Pro.

    Cheers
    jimbo
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