Upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 with a new PC

Life happens fast and with Windows 10 by your side, you can easily keep up. New computers provide on average up to 28% faster startups1, built-in security and the apps you love.

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Windows 10 is built to last

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Familiar. Fast. Secure.

Your favourite features are even better in Windows 10. Organise, edit and share your photos and videos easily with the new Microsoft Photos app. Browse the internet faster and safer with Microsoft Edge. It's what you loved about Windows 7 in a great package you already know how to use.

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Leave your worries behind

Whether you’re spending, saving or just surfing the web, you can rest assured that you’re protected. Windows 10 comes with new security features that keep your PC healthy and your mind at ease.

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Stay connected to what matters

Windows 10 was designed to help you become more efficient and productive. It’s easy to navigate and works seamlessly with your favourite apps - Skype, People, Mail and more.

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Windows 10 FAQ

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Yes. Windows 10 comes with Internet Explorer 11. It also comes with Microsoft Edge - our faster and safer web browser designed specifically for Windows 10.

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We’ve refreshed the general look and feel to help you be more efficient and productive. But don’t worry, it’s still just as easy to navigate and you still have plenty of ways to personalise your PC. 

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Windows 10 is the most secure Windows ever built, with comprehensive end to end security that covers antivirus, firewall, internet protections, and more. This means more security features, dashboard displays, and ongoing updates to help safeguard against future threats – all built-in at no extra cost.2

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Yes, there are a variety of Windows Media Player plug-ins and visualisations available for download.

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Movie Maker is no longer available. But don’t worry, the movie magic does not need to end with the new Microsoft Photos app in Windows 10. If you liked making videos with Movie Maker, you will love what you can do with Photos.

LEARN MORE ABOUT MICROSOFT PHOTOS

The full version of the software is available for purchase. However, if your PC is older than three years, it may be time to upgrade your device to one that’s faster, safer and comes with Windows 10 installed before it ends up slowing you down. We’d love to help you find a device that fits your budget.



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1 Start times tested by Principled Technologies 7/2015 in a closed lab with OEM factory-default images on a representative set of Windows 7 devices. The test was run 10 times; the average reduction in start times was 28%.

2 Internet access fees may apply.