How to find out if you’re compatible for Windows 10

July 22, 2015 -

As most people are aware, if you have Microsoft Windows 7, 8, or 8.1, you can update to Windows 10 for free when it is released. A lot of people have registered for the update, but doing this does not mean that you’re free of any potential problems. To check if you’re ok to get the Windows 10 upgrade, follow these steps:

1. Right-click the ‘Get Windows 10’ icon, then ‘check your upgrade status’

Check for Updates

2. Click the hamburger menu (1), then ‘check your PC’ (2).

Check Windows 10 Updates

3. You will then be shown a list of potential compatibility issues. This list will include separate categories for devices and apps.

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