If you also own a laptop or computer that is working on Windows 7, there is bad news for you, because Windows 7, the world's most popular computer operating system, is now shutting down. After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will not provide any update or support for Windows 7. As people already know that Windows 7 was launched in 2009. With information about closing Windows 7, the company is also giving notifications to upgrade its users. So let's know how to upgrade to Windows 10 and answer all the queries related to the closure of Windows 7.

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No, it is not that at all. Even though the company is shutting down support for Windows 7, it does not mean that Windows 7 computers will then become useless. Computers with Windows 7 will continue to work, but after January 14, 2020, you will not start out any security updates to the computer. Your computer or laptop will be on the target of the cyberpunks. Your personal information will be at the peril of theft or hack. After January 2020, Microsoft will not provide technical support for a computer working on Windows 7.

In a report in March, this year stated that 80 core computer users are presently working with Windows 7 all over the world. All these people will have to upgrade their data processors. If your system also has Windows 7, you now have the option to upgrade, so let's recognize how much storage your computer should have if you want to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10. Also, what processor will be needed for the upgrade to Windows 10?

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The existing processor in your computer or laptop must have at least 1GHz speed to upgrade to Windows 10. As well, at least 2 GB RAM and 32 GB hard disks will be needed. As well, you will need the Internet. The most significant thing for you before upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10 is to back up the files on your computer.

In fact, going to Windows 10 will be a profitable deal, although you can also get hold of Windows 8.1 after January 10, 2023, Microsoft will also stop supporting Windows 8.1. You will definitely have to update again after that. There are also many versions of Windows 10, but if you use a computer or laptop for common use, your work will also work from Windows Home. If you need more, you can also take Windows 10 Pro. It will have many features. When Windows 10 was launched, Microsoft had said that Windows 7 users could upgrade to Windows 10 for free, but this feature was only till 29th July 2016, as it was a promotional offer. You will directly have to pay money to upgrade Windows 7. Windows 10 Home is priced at Rs 9,299.00. The validity of the license will be for a computer.

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