Unformatted text preview: You can upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 to like versions of Windows 10. For example: 0 If you have Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Home Basic, or Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 8, or Windows 8.1, you can upgrade to
Windows 10 Home. 0 If you have Windows 7 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro for Student, Windows 7 Professional, or Windows 7 Ultimate, you can
upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. a If you have Windows 7 Enterprise or Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise, you can upgrade to Windows 10 Enterprise.
If you want to migrate to a different edition (such as Windows 8.1 Pro to Windows 8.1 Enterprise), you must perform a clean installation. In addition, you can only upgrade from a 32-bit version of Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 to a 32-bit version of Windows 10 and upgrade a 64-bit version of Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 to a 64-bit version of Windows 10. If you want to upgrade a 32-bit version to a 64-bit version, you must
perform a clean installation. Determining Appropriate Editions According to Device Type Similar to previous client version operating systems, Windows 10 has multiple editions to choose from. The barest version is Windows 10
Home, which has the fewest number of features. Windows 10 Pro has more features, and Windows 10 Enterprise and Windows 10 Education have the most features. Of course, Windows 10 Home is the least expensive, whereas Windows 10 Enterprise is the most
expensive. CERTIFICATION READY
Determine appropriate editions according to device type
Objective 1.2 Windows 10 has multiple editions and versions. The desktop editions of Windows 10 include:
0 Windows 10 Home: Designed for consumer-based personal computers and tablets. 0 Windows 10 Pro: Designed for personal computers and tablets for small and medium-sized businesses and for advanced users. It is similar to Windows 10 Home, but has extra features to meet the needs of small businesses. It includes BitLocker, EFS, domain join, and Group Policy
management. 0 Windows 10 Enterprise: Designed for personal computers and tablets for large enterprises. It builds on Windows 10 Pro by adding advanced
features designed to meet the demands of medium- and large-sized organizations. It includes AppLocker, BranchCache, and DirectAccess.
Windows 10 Enterprise is only available to Volume Licensing customers. a Windows 10 Education: Designed for personal computers and tablets aimed at schools (including staff, administrators, teachers, and students). Windows 10 Education has the same features as Windows 10 Enterprise. Windows 10 Education is only available through
academic Volume Licensing. ...
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- Fall '15
- Operating Systems, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 7 editions