Stop by a Microsoft Store near you for free upgrade services.
To see what OS you’re running, click here.
Have a genuine copy of Windows 7 or 8 installed on a Mac or in a virtual machine? To get your free upgrade, please return to this page from your Windows installation. Before upgrading, please check the system requirements on the Windows 10 Specifications page to confirm compatibility. Also, make sure your Mac supports installing Windows by checking the Apple Support page.
If you don’t already own a genuine copy of Windows 7 or 8, you may purchase Windows 10 for your PC through a local retailer or an online retailer like Microsoft Store. Before purchasing Windows 10, please check the system requirements on the Windows 10 Specifications page to confirm compatibility. Also, make sure your Mac supports installing Windows by checking the Apple Support page. Still have questions about upgrading to Windows 10? Visit the Windows 10 Q&A page.
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If you’d like to create a USB drive or DVD to download once and upgrade multiple PCs–click here
Note: This free Windows 10 upgrade is available for PCs and tablets; the Windows 10 Mobile upgrade will be available for most phones starting later this year.2
You’ll have a free, full version of Windows 10 -- not a trial or a lite version -- if you complete your upgrade before July 29, 2016.1
The Start menu is back and improved so you get quick access to your favorite things. Your files will be preserved and the apps you’ve pinned to the taskbar will be waiting for you. Learn more
Windows 10 starts fast, resumes fast, and comes with more security features than ever. And it’s designed to work with the hardware and software you already use. Learn more
Windows 10 is packed with innovations like Cortana, your truly personal digital assistant,3 and Microsoft Edge, an all-new browser. Learn more
Explore a continuously expanding selection of apps, games and now movies, TV shows, and the latest music – all certified by Microsoft.4 Learn more
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