Upgrading from Windows 7 Prof.

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    windows 7 professional
       29 Feb 2016 #1

    Upgrading from Windows 7 Prof.

    Hello All:

    I am running Windows 7 Prof. x64 OEM on my HP Elitebook notebook.

    Do I upgrade to Windows 10 using the integrated upgrade tool (2GB) or do I download the upgrade from Techbench which is 3GB.

    What is the difference between the 2.

    Thanks & Regards
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1809 Build 17763.134 and W10 Insider Build 18277
       29 Feb 2016 #2

    Hello and welcome to TenForums :)

    There will be no difference in the end, the integrated tool (Media Creation) uses compressed files so it is smaller, it also detects your version so you are more likely to get the correct one downloaded. Tech Bench relies on you selecting the right version and language edition.
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