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  1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 70
    Windows 7 and Windows 10 Pro
       30 Jul 2015 #1671

    jimbo45 said: View Post
    Hi there

    I think to get activated on the RTM you should have upgraded from your Win 7 system not from the Insider build.

    Cheers
    jimbo
    I did upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 IP 10133 and the then latest build 10240. At this point everything is activated. As long as you move from Windows 7 Sp1 to Windows 10 (does not matter RTM or IP) activation should work. After that you can clean Install since MS know its the same PC you clean Installed Win 10. Windows 10 should activate on clean install once upgrade procedure is followed originally. Thats how I understand it.
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  2. Joined : Dec 2013
    England
    Posts : 839
    Windows IP 15014Windows 14393.693
       30 Jul 2015 #1672

    CountMike said: View Post
    Join the club.
    I don't mind waiting as long as they don't mess my OS with the update, Acer has made it clear that they won't support with driver updates for my model
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  3.    30 Jul 2015 #1673

    Rocky said: View Post
    What notification?
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  4. Joined : Apr 2015
    Posts : 9,178
    W10Prox64
       30 Jul 2015 #1674

    Antilope said: View Post
    I had the latest version of Speccy diagnostic tools on my PC but it disappeared after installing the 29 July version of Windows on my computer. Everything else on my machine is intact, but I guess Windows 10 didn't like the latest version of Speccy (I downloaded the latest version of Speccy fresh last week).
    I think Speccy has always been uninstalled even by tech preview upgrades.
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  5. Joined : Jan 2014
    Walnut Beach, Milford, Ct
    Posts : 7,670
    Win10 Pro / Remix 3.0
       30 Jul 2015 #1675

    ronaldo9r9 said: View Post
    I did upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 IP 10133 and the then latest build 10240. At this point everything is activated. As long as you move from Windows 7 Sp1 to Windows 10 (does not matter RTM or IP) activation should work. After that you can clean Install since MS know its the same PC you clean Installed Win 10. Windows 10 should activate on clean install once upgrade procedure is followed originally. Thats how I understand it.
    You Sir, would be 100% correct !
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  6. Joined : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 20,867
    Tower: W8.1; Laptop: W10 Pro build 10586; Windows Phone 8
       30 Jul 2015 #1676

    brummyfan said: View Post
    I don't mind waiting as long as they don't mess my OS with the update, Acer has made it clear that they won't support with driver updates for my model
    Hi there, brummyfan. Did you have an app called Acer Explorer conveniently install on your machine without consent by any chance? While fiddling with it I eventually got to their site page of old, useless info on my model. I had that page bookmarked since I got this thing. Pretty much crapware IMO.

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  7. Joined : Apr 2014
    Posts : 599
    Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview (14971)
       30 Jul 2015 #1677

    simrick said: View Post
    I think Speccy has always been uninstalled even by tech preview upgrades.
    That has been my experience at every new build...
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  8. Joined : Oct 2014
    Polk County Texas USA
    Posts : 11,809
    Windows 10 Insider Preview
       30 Jul 2015 #1678

    heyyahblah said: View Post
    Wow, these forums just exploded in the last 24 hours with all 1 liner questions .... is this normal for these forums? Seems like no one is doing any searching on topics already covered. Just tons of new accounts with 1 liner posts and 1 pt count .... ?
    Those one liner questions are most likely from the ones who a. are looking for help and b. potential members.

    Things will settle down once the Launch is over.
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  9. Joined : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 7,009
    All kinds
       30 Jul 2015 #1679

    Good thing forum was moved to faster server, I already predicted much higher traffic few days ago.
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  10. Joined : Oct 2014
    Polk County Texas USA
    Posts : 11,809
    Windows 10 Insider Preview
       30 Jul 2015 #1680

    CountMike said: View Post
    Join the club.
    Same here on the desktop. The two laptops running 8.1 have been upgraded via GWX.
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