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Install, Update, and Activate
Troubleshoot Surface activation
Learn what to do if you get a message on your Surface that says that you need to activate Windows.
Surface update history
Learn about all the latest updates to your Surface.
Surface Pro update history
Learn about all the latest updates to your Surface Pro.
Update Surface from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1
If your Microsoft Surface is still running Windows RT 8 or Windows 8, it’s time to update to the latest version of Windows.
Upgrade from Windows RT 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Preview
Upgrade your Surface from Windows RT 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Preview to Windows RT 8.1 or Windows 8.1.
Keep your Surface software and hardware up to date
Find out how to keep your Surface up to date with the latest Surface and Windows updates.
Upgrade Surface to Windows 10
Learn about some of the new features in Windows 10, and how you can upgrade your Surface Pro model or Surface 3.
Trouble installing Surface or Windows updates?
If updates fail to install, you get an error message, or Surface freezes when you’re installing an update, try these solutions.