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Is Microsoft Forcing Users To Upgrade To Windows 10?

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Are you receiving an error message stating, “Your PC uses a processor that is designed for the latest version of Windows…”? Recently Microsoft has taken steps to block Windows Updates from installing on computers with certain Processors that are running Windows 7 or Windows 8.X. The processors affected are 7th generation Intel i3, i5, and i7 along with Ryzan processors from AMD and the 8996 processor from Qualcomm. These are not older processors that are being phased out; that might be understandable. These are current generation mainstream processors. If you …

Philip BanksIs Microsoft Forcing Users To Upgrade To Windows 10?

Windows 10 – Live Announcements

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What We Thought vs. We We Got Today’s 1PM EDT announcement has brought a few surprises and confirmed a few expectations. We’ll be updating this post throughout the Microsoft event. Name What We Thought: The next version of Windows would be named Windows 9. What We Got: Windows 10 Upgrade Cost What We Thought: It will be a free upgrade for for Windows 8 users. What We Got: Microsoft declined to discuss upgrade and pricing information during the Q&A session. Start Menu: What We Thought: The Start Menu will make …

Philip BanksWindows 10 – Live Announcements