How to upgrade Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 or 7
The free upgrade which allowed owners of Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 to switch to latest version Windows 10 has officially ended on 29 July 2016 2017. So if you have missed the above mentioned date, you have to pay ₹8000 for the Home and ₹15000 for Pro variant But wait, my friends, with a small work around, you can get it all free. Just follow the following steps and upgrade to the best and most secure windows yet.
How to get the update
Windows 10 update using assistive technologies home screen
The website states that " If you use assistive technologies, you can upgrade to Windows 10 at no cost as Microsoft continues our efforts to improve the Windows 10 experience for people who use these technologies." Assistive technologies include features such as narrator to read the text, magnifier to increase text size, an on screen keyboard and various keyboard shortcuts. They are meant to ease access for users with disabilities, impairments and other physical difficulties. Since Microsoft doesn't specify who all qualify for this offer, so anyone with Windows 7 and 8.1 can update to Windows 10.
Window 10 assistive technologies update assistance
Microsoft is still to announce a deadline for the assistive technologies upgrade offer so make sure you get your windows updated. We suggest you to update to latest version of windows, for better protection. The older version leaves your computer open vulnerable to Malware attacks. The recent malware attacks happened targeted systems running older windows lacking security updated.
You will get a vastly improved user experience in Windows 10. There are tons of improvement in windows 10, like new 3D Paint, fast bootup time, cloud computing, more deep personalization, beautiful windows spotlight wallpapers, clean interface with smoother experience.
The download size is 3GB, and it's only applicable to users running Windows 7 Service pack 1 and Windows 8.1 so make sure to upgrade to latest version of your current operating system. Also keep in mind users of Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise, and Windows RT/RT 8.1 cannot update.