Windows 10: Windows 8.1 pro to Windows 10 home.

  1.    21 Mar 2016 #1

    Windows 8.1 pro to Windows 10 home.


    Update my 8.1 pro with Windows 10. Been having nothing but problems with the internet, keep losing protocols. I have tried everything I could find on the forum. Nothing helps. Today I did a factory restore, then a new update to Windows 10. Boom, missing protocols. Could it be because I am going from Pro to home? Can it be fixed?
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  2.    21 Mar 2016 #2

    You have to go from pro to PRO. If you want to do an install of Windows 10 home you must have a Windows 8.1 key, or Windows 8.1 "home" on your computer. And using a Windows 8.1 key means doing a clean install of Windows.

    You can download the Windows 10 ISO using the media creation tool, and either burning the ISO to a DVD or copying to a USB drive.
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    Mac OS Sierra
       21 Mar 2016 #3

    It can be fixed by downloading the Pro version of 10 and installing. You can download the ISO of the latest user build from Microsoft.com
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