Category Archives: Windows 10

Can I still upgrade to Windows 10 for free? Yes!

Although the full Windows 10 free upgrade program is now over you can still get a free upgrade from the Microsoft Assistive Technologies site and using the tool available there.

In this video we show you the simple process to do this.

This will upgrade your Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 system to Windows 10 free of charge. There is no closing date set for this promotion currently.

ASUS Zenbook UX305CA First Impressions

The ASUS Zenbook UX305CA is a Core M3 based Ultrabook for ASUS which packs a 128GB SSD and 3200×1800 screen in to a 13.3″ chassis at an attractive price point.

In this video we take a look at unboxing and firing up the UX305CA for the first time, investigating boot times, screen quality and more.

We also have taken a look at how to upgrade the SSD in the UX305CA – fitting a 512GB Sandisk X400 M2.2280 to enhance the systems storage capacity.

How to remove old OS and Windows 10 Install files after upgrading

After upgrading to Windows 10 a considerable amount of hard disk space will be taken up by the Windows 10 installer and previous OS files – around 14GB even upgrading from a clean Windows 7 SP1 install!

To remove these is simple using this guide and Disk Clean-up.

How to fix the Windows 10 0xC004F034 activation error – SOLVED

Simple solution to the Windows 10 activation error, code 0xC004F034, that many people are experiencing currently.

If you are getting the following error message:

Error code: 0xC004F034

Error description: The Software Licensing Service reported that the licence could not be found or was invalid

Just keep attempting to activate using the button in Settings, Update and Security, Activation. After a number of attempt the request should go through and Windows 10 will activate.

How to legally upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 without using Windows Update

Full video showing start to finish how to upgrade your Windows 7 system to Windows 10 without using or waiting for Windows Update to supply the upgrade.

This upgrade method should not affect your personal data or installed applications by default, but does have the option to remove installed applications or both if you wish.

This process gave a legally activated installation on completion, although bear in mind it was run on a legally activated Windows 7 installation. We can take no responsibility for any upgrade issues, failures to activate or loss of data that may follow the use of this guide.

How to legally download the Windows 10 ISO for upgrades and clean installs

Our video guide below shows how to download the Windows 10 ISO directly from Microsoft, which can be used to quickly and easily upgrade Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 systems to Windows 10, or to carry out clean installations of Windows 10 on to systems.

The Microsoft Windows 10 Media Creation Tool used to download the ISO can be downloaded here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10