Scheme upgrade to Windows 10 separate editions of Windows 7 and 8.1

We have already told that to private users Windows 10 will be prepositional in three main edits: Mobile, Home and Pro. Of that which editing will be received by you, updating your computer working under the control of Windows 7 or 8.1 and is told further.


Easier than all business is with Windows 8.1: base editing of this system will be updated up to Home, Professional and Professional for students up to Pro. Owners smartphones with Windows Phone 8.1 will receive in turn Windows 10 Mobile.

This outline is applied and to regional edits, are no differences here. That is, Windows 8.1 Single Language, Windows 8.1 with Bing they will receive Windows 10 Home. RT is impossible update up to Windows 10 devices with Windows 8/8.1 at all. Opportunity of updating Windows Phone 8.1 up to Windows 10 Mobile depends on manufacturers and operators.

With Windows 7 a little more difficult, as edits more, but principle is the same: starting and home edits will receive Windows 10 Home, professional and maximum – Windows 10 Pro. Some maximum editing “tens” does not exist.

The same as in the case with Windows 8.1, for special edits Windows 7 exceptions to be done will not, that is, N and KN versions will be updated similarly to parental editing: Windows 7 Professional N will replace Windows 10 Pro.

Telling of special edits it is one cannot but to remember and of users Windows Media Center. Without dependence from version used by them Windows 7 or 8.1, at updating to Windows 10 they will lose this program: she will be remote from system even in case was bought on paid base. To the word, users Windows 7 will lose also gadgets (however they can be returned) and standard plays (instead of them their modern analogues are offered, but also classical plays as well can be returned).