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  1.    01 Aug 2015 #31
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Manchester CT
    Posts : 361
    Windows 10 Fast Ring

    Make sure to log onto your MS account as it yet another way for your computer to be activated.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    02 Aug 2015 #32
    Join Date : Dec 2014
    Posts : 21
    Win 10 Preview

    Quote Originally Posted by John Pombrio View Post
    Make sure to log onto your MS account as it yet another way for your computer to be activated.
    If one initially signs in as first user on a fresh install of any OS with a MS Account, the OS truncates the name
    in a messy way. johndoe@msn.com your username becomes j~b3889^&)()*)crapola.
    Whereas if you initially sign in as just John, not using a MS Account and then CHANGE to johndoe@msn.com
    it keeps your username as John. I like it that way.
    So prior to phone activating I shall do that second stage process and change from local to my MS Account.

    Then in a month or two, no rush, upgrade at that point in time.
    Thanks!
    Windunce
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  3.    02 Aug 2015 #33
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 84
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by John Pombrio View Post
    Make sure to log onto your MS account as it yet another way for your computer to be activated.
    There is no evidence that using a MS Account has anything to do with the activation process. The activation is tied to the hardware, not the account.
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  4.    02 Aug 2015 #34
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Same problem here. I think I selected the wrong ISO though. Can I do another clean install or do I need to start again with the upgrade process. If the product key is stored on the BIOS I guess I can do as many clean installs I liked without a key.
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  5.    03 Aug 2015 #35
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 2
    Windows

    How to upgrade win8 to win10 ? With ISO and without ISO ?
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