Trick To Get Windows 10 Now

Posted: Jul 29 2015, 1:15am CDT | by , in News | Technology News


Trick to Get Windows 10 Now

A method has surfaced to force the Windows 10 install, avoid waiting until Microsoft deems to download Windows 10 onto your PC.

Windows 10 has got released at midnight. If  you are not a Microsoft Insider, you will have to wait up to weeks until getting Windows 10.

Microsoft is upgrading first the millions of Windows Insiders.

There is though a short cut and you can get Windows 10 now. A tutorial get devised by Redmond Pie forcing Windows 10 upgrade download.

To prepare for the Windows 10 download you need to have a genuine copy of either Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8.1 Update.

Your system needs to have all the latest updates and that you reserved Windows 10 within the Get Windows 10 app.

To make sure you are not already downloading Windows 10 check the C:\ drive. If there is a  folder named $Windows.~BT  you are all set.

The core step is to run wuauclt.exe /updatenow command in Command Prompt.

The tutorial works for many according to the comments on the tutorial. A good extra step is to reboot before following all steps of the tutorial on Redmond Pie.

It is possible that Microsoft is blocking this method. Microsoft aims to make the Windows 10 upgrade process a good experience. 

If this "hack" getting Windows 10 now causes any negative impact, Microsoft will stop it.

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
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