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How does Windows® 10 S compare to Windows® 10 Home and Windows® 10 Pro? - Acer Community

Windows 10 S is a specific configuration of Windows 10 Pro and has many of its features, but for security and performance it exclusively runs apps from the Windows Store and uses Microsoft® Edge as its default browser. For more details on the differences, see the feature comparison chart. Windows 10 S Feature Comparisson…

Windows 10: Reinstall Windows 10 after the free upgrade - Acer Community

How can I perform a clean install after the Windows 10 upgrade? Windows 10 automatically activates online when you upgrade your product to Windows 10. This allows you to reinstall Windows 10 again at any time, without having to purchase a license. You can use the Microsoft media creation tool to make bootable media to…

Which apps and hardware work with Windows® 10 S? - Acer Community

Windows 10 S works exclusively with compatible apps from the Windows Store. The vast majority of apps available in the Windows Store will work on Windows 10 S the same way they will work on Windows 10 Pro and Windows 10 Home. Note that some developer tools will not be supported for use on Windows 10 S and a small number of…

How to delay or block Windows 10 updates - Acer Community

How can I turn off or postpone Windows 10 updates? Windows 10 does not allow you to completely disable Windows updates. You can delay or block major Windows updates and continue to receive vital security patches. Choose an option below for instructions on delaying or blocking Windows 10 updates. + How to postpone Windows…

Windows 10 in S Mode - Acer Community

What is Windows 10 in S mode? Windows 10 S is a specific configuration of Windows 10 Pro that is streamlined for security and performance. Windows 10 S exclusively uses apps in the Windows Store to ensure Microsoft-verified security and integrity. Windows 10 S will help keep your system running fast and secure day in and…

Upgrade your ConceptD 7 from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro - Acer Community

Can I upgrade my operating system from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Professional? You can update your operating system from the home version to the professional version by purchasing the upgrade via the Microsoft store. * Click the Start menu and select the Microsoft Store tile. * Type Windows 10 Pro in the Microsoft…

Windows 10: How do I upgrade to Windows 10 - Acer Community

How do I upgrade my computer to Windows 10? The Microsoft free upgrade offer for Windows 10 expired on July 29th, 2016. If you did not make use of the free upgrade offer, contact Microsoft to purchase the upgrade. If you have previously upgraded to Windows 10 but want to re-install your system, use the instructions in our…

Free up disk space after upgrading to Windows 10 - Acer Community

How can I free up more disk space after installing the update to Windows 10? The Windows 10 upgrade retains files from your previous installation of Windows for 30 days. This allows you to roll back to your old operating system if you do not like Windows 10. These files can take up a large amount of disk space, especially…

What is recommended for customers who use assistive technologies and are interested in Windows® 10 S? - Acer Community

Windows provides a number of built-in accessibility features to help you do more and there are great apps available today through the Windows Store such as the KNFB Reader and the Read & Write for Microsoft® Edge extension. Some customers use assistive technology apps that are not available through the Windows Store nor…

I bought an app on another Windows® 10 PC. Can I use it on my Windows® 10 S PC? - Acer Community

Apps purchased from the Windows Store are linked to your Microsoft account. In most cases, if you install an app from the Windows Store on another Windows 10 PC, you should be able to install it on your Windows 10 S configured PC as long as you sign in with the same Microsoft® account.