With the imminent pulling of plug for Windows 7 Support by Microsoft, expected to take place on January 14, next, you will need to upgrade your PC to Windows 10 to avoid exposing your device to hackers, malwares and security risk.
If you are using a genuine Windows 7 OS on your PC, you can upgrade to Windows 10 for free, all you need do is to simply follow the guide below.
Important Note: Upgrading Windows 7 to Windows 10 upgrade could wipe your settings and apps.
How to Upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 in easy Steps
Step 1: Back up all of your important documents, apps, and data
Step 2: Go straight to Microsoftâ€™sÂ Windows 10 download site
Step 3: In the Create Windows 10 installation media section, select â€œDownload tool now,â€ and run the app
Step 4: When prompted, choose â€œUpgrade this PC now.â€
Step 5: Youâ€™ll then be asked whether you want to keep your personal files or start fresh.Â Note this:Â starting fresh or keeping your files still means that all apps and settings will be deleted for the Windows 10 upgrade.
Step 6: Once the upgrade is complete, you should receive a digital license for Windows 10, which can be found under Settings > Update & Security > Activation.