Things to Consider before Updating Dell Laptop to Windows 10
Things to Consider before Updating Dell Laptop to Windows 10

Microsoft windows PC users always get technologically advanced operating system that is upgraded with new features. Windows 10 is currently in news, impressing users with various interactive features. If you are windows lover, then why waiting, upgrade your Dell laptop with new windows 10 and enjoy exceptional level of computing.

Hold on, before you start the update process there are few things that you need to consider before updating your Dell laptop. Below all these important things are discussed that will make your update process successful without any issues with complete safety.

How to update Dell Laptop to Windows 10

Is your Dell Laptop is Eligible for update?

Online limited windows 8.1 and 7 SP1 users are eligible to get windows 10. Hence, check your PC whether it is entitled to upgrade or not. Currently up to 29th July, Microsoft is offering free update to all windows 8.1 users and will charge $119 to upgrade to Windows Home and $199 to upgrade to Windows Pro by Dell laptop tech support.

Check System Hardware Specification

Windows 10 requires minimum requirement to support the features and run smoothly. Your Dell laptop should be equipped with Processor of at least 1GHz, 2GB RAM with 64-bit system, Hard Disk with space of 20GB, Graphic card DirectX 9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver and resolution of 1024×600 pixels for better view and best performance.

Keep a Copy of Full Backup of Entire System

Before pressing on upgrade you should understand that software can fail any time or there could be unexpected error and you can lose your important files. To avoid such risk, it’s better to keep a copy of backup of entire system including all hard drives. Dell laptop support also offers nonstop online help for keeping Dell data backup.

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Don’t Update Directly, Download Windows 10

This is one of the biggest mistakes Dell users do. Never download such updates directly, as if your internet connection breaks, you can lose data or corrupted. For successful installation, first download the full setup of windows 10 in your system and then update. The downloading process takes time depending on your internet speed and system’s performance. However, if you face any kind of issue you can call to Dell laptop help number +1-888-222-1488 for online assistance by technician and do this process professionally.