You have until Friday to upgrade to Windows 10 for free.

You have until Friday to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

20 October 2017

Windows 10 has been available as a free upgrade for nearly a year now so if you’re currently using Window 7 or 8.1 and are still on the fence deciding whether to upgrade or not then you only have a few days to make up your mind.

After this free upgrade period, that expires on July 29th, an upgrade will cost you £100.

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Improvements and new features added

Improved Start menu from Windows 8/8.1 - Combines the best of both options, a scrolling menu restricted to a single column.
Includes Cortona - Helps you with search and control.
Find files with ease with Windows Explorer - Explorer shows you a Quick Access list of useful locations and folders you visit frequently.
Improved DirectX12 - Makes big impact for graphics for hardcore gamers.
Universal Office apps - Windows 10 gets a new Windows Store, where you can download desktop programs as well as modern Windows apps.
Edge browser - A leaner faster browser that stands up to rivals like Chrome and Firefox (IE is still there to run older commands like Active X).
Schedule restarts - Gone are the days when Windows announced that you have fifteen minutes to get everything done before it restarts to apply an update.
Notification Centre - Action centre puts them on the right of the screen, where the charms bar was in Windows 8.
Improved touch screen experience - Continues where you left off on your phone or tablet too.
Use multiple desktops  - If you need to arrange a lot of windows and you don't have multiple monitors, you can put them on multiple virtual desktops.
Modernised 
Command Prompt - Resize and use familiar keyboard shortcuts.

Learn more about Windows 10 and get the upgrade.


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