Upgrades and Clean Installs
In This Chapter
Finding out whether you can upgrade that old bucket
Upgrading online to Windows 10
Installing Windows 10 from a DVD
Cleaning the gunk off a new PC
What to do if Windows dies
During all those upgrades, I’ve sworn and kicked and moaned about in-place upgrades. They never worked. Sooner or later, putting a new version of Windows on top of an old one, without wiping out the old version, led to heartache, yanks of pulled hair, and screams of ...