Microsoft released it’s latest version of Windows today. The windows 10 update is available for free download for all Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 users. The latest version of windows comes with a refined user interface along with some new features and apps. To get an upgrade to Windows 10, you must have a licensed version of Windows 8.1 or Windows 7 installed in your computer. Microsoft does not provide this update to pirated versions of windows computers. You have one year to download the windows 10 for free. After that, it’s going to cost you.
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How to download and install Windows 10 for free
If you have a legal version of windows, then a notification will start appearing in your notification area on your task bar. The notification button will look something like windows’ logo. Clicking on this icon will bring you the app for installing the windows 10 upgrade. You have to sign up and check whether your system’s hardware is compatible with this upgrade. After filling out all the information, all you have to do is wait. Microsoft will automatically download the necessary files needed for the upgrade and notify you later.
If you don’t see an update icon in your taskbar
If you can’t see the notification button on your system, that means you are not running on the latest version of your current operating system. You must be running on windows 7 service pack 1 (SP1) or windows 8.1. If you are not, then first upgrade to any of these two versions first and thenn try to upgrade to windows 10