Posts under Upgrade tag.

Windows 8.1

Migrating from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1

Microsoft has in a post at TechNet, shared its experiences while moving from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1. Moving away from the customary practice of providing upgraded version of Windows via traditional installation method, Microsoft followed a different course. Microsoft […]


Windows 8.1 & Windows 8 Upgrade Paths

Those of you planning to upgrade to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP, may want to read this article as it talks of the available upgrades paths – what you can do and what […]

Windows 10 Creators Update not installing

You can’t install Windows on a USB flash drive from Setup

When you try to upgrade your Windows 8.1/8 to Windows 10/8.1, you may receive an error message – Couldn’t install Windows, You can’t install Windows on a USB flash drive from Setup Error code 0xc1900104. If you do, here is […]

Upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1

How to upgrade Windows 8 to Windows 8.1

Software giant, Microsoft officially made the final version of Windows 8.1 available for download. The version is available as a free update for the existing Windows 8 users (including Surface RT or Surface Pro users). What Microsoft claimed to be […]

Buy Office 2010 and get Office 2013 for free

For customers planning to purchase a copy of current Office version – Office 2010 there’s a good news. Microsoft has announced an  Office Pre-launch Offer! According to the offer, customer planning to buy a retail copy of Office 2010 will […]

How to upgrade Windows 8 RTM

After you have installed a copy of Windows 8 on your computer, you may at some time have to activate it if you haven’t done so already – or you may want to change your product key and upgrade your […]

How to Upgrade Windows 7, Vista or XP to Windows 8 Pro

After much speculation Microsoft, the software giant decided to offer Windows 8 Pro for $39.99. What news may uplift the mood of many Windows loyalists even more, is that not only PCs running Windows 7  will be eligible for this […]

Windows Upgrade Offer: Upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 8 in $14.99

After observing consumers interest in Windows 8, especially after the release of Windows 8 Release Preview, and to prevent interested users, who may be in the process of buying a new laptop, from waiting for the release of Windows 8, Microsoft […]

Add Features including Media Center to Windows 8

Windows 8 is providing an upgrade option to add features to your PC to get a different Edition of Windows 8. Earlier in our article, we had seen how Microsoft has simplified the various Editions to be made available for […]

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Windows 7 upgrade fails and goes in a reboot loop

If your Windows 7 upgrade has failed with message “The upgrade was not successful” and your computer reboots repeatedly, then this article may help you troubleshoot the issue. Windows upgrade was not successful When you try to upgrade a computer […]

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Troubleshooting Windows Anytime Upgrade in Windows 7

Windows Anytime Upgrade is a method provided in Windows 7 & Vista, for upgrading from one Windows edition to a higher edition. While the WAU procedure in Windows Vista involved a setup.exe, the process in Windows 7 is different, as […]