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Can I Get A Free Upgrade To Windows 8.1?

Monday, April 28th, 2014 by | Filed Under: Quick Tips

Sue from Florida writes:

I have Windows 7, can I download Windows 8.1 upgrade for free.  And where would I learn how to use it?

No, Sue. The Windows 8.1 upgrade is only free for those who already have Windows 8. In functions much in the way a Service Pack would for previous of versions of Windows.  If you purchase a download of the new Windows now, it will most likely be the 8.1 version. If you do, however, purchase 8 – the upgrades to Windows 8.1 and 8.1.1 will be free. 

We like to think our site and newsletter are great places to learn all about Windows 8 and (time for a shameless plug) Steve has put together a great DVD to walk you step-by-step through learning 8.1. 

You can purchase the DVD here.  If you decide to upgrade to 8.1 and have any questions about he system, you can ask us here.

~ Cynthia

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One Response to “Can I Get A Free Upgrade To Windows 8.1?”

  1. anna says:

    The windows 8.1 DVD was amazing. I went from XP to Windows 8.1,I was so confused. It was like going from a 60’s car to a 2015 model. The DVD explained every thing clearly step by step, really appreciate it Steve. And a lot cheaper than hiring a geek. Thanks again.

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