At last after a long wait, from today Microsoft has started rolling out Windows 10 Mobile to some selected Windows Phone 8. If your phone is eligible to install the upgrade, you may need to free up some space to get it. Actually you will have to get an app to check this and upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. Since over a year, Microsoft has been providing Preview builds to those who opted to install on their devices in the Insider Preview program. After disconnecting the internet connections and all peripherals the windows 10 install worked. The version it gets upgraded to is 10.
More detail and links in my aswer here: Although Microsoft states that you must be running Windows 7 or Windows 8. So I installed Windows two times in a row, but I had a lot less hassle than trying to understand and fix some of the error codes I got, where I though I already solved them with 8. So first, one should check this if your device is included in the list. I just did that and and was greeted by the Windows 10 upgrade offer even before the Windows 8 setup finished. A shortcut is to reinstall from Windows 8.
This froze at 32% and after research to be the same issue I used to have with the 8. Please check that if it gets updated 10586. I plan a clean install of Windows 10 anyhow so do I have to first upgrade to Windows 8. For those migrating from Windows 7 or Windows 8, the upgrade will take a bit more time, effort, and planning. . Once the upgrade is done, enjoy the new much improved Windows 10 Mobile. The Windows 10 Mobile Upgrade Advisor app helps you find out if your Windows Phone 8.
The current list of Windows Phone 8. Microsoft Lumia Support has also released a video showing how to upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile. A Technology Enthusiast, interested in anything technical and is committed to Microsoft technologies and products. You can catch the commentary and real-time telemetry through Twitter by following the this week. Attendee captured the moment on Twitter today, showing how migrating from Windows 7 or Windows 8 will require an in-place upgrade, but those moving from Windows 8. So let us check step-by-step how to upgrade your Windows Phone 8. The availability of Windows 10 Mobile as an upgrade for existing Windows Phone 8.
Due to some difficulties with upgrading my old installation I did a fresh install of Windows 8 and then I upgraded to Windows 10 right after without updating to Windows 8. Is it possible to upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 8 without the 8. You can even delete some files, if you want. Please note that the download process may take a while as its an around 1. After installing the, open the Upgrade Advisor app and follow the instructions.
Accept the recommendations, or change which files you want to move. He is actively associated with various Microsoft online communities, forums, Newsgroups and has been actively involved in Beta testing various Microsoft products and bug submissions. My system failed to update to 8. Despite a forecast of heavy snow, the inaugural Day 1 of kicked off. During his session today, Michael Niehaus has delivered some information that will be interesting to most of you, and primarily those wondering about options for update to Windows 10 once it releases publicly. In this post we will see how to upgrade Windows Phone 8. Some time has passed so I tried again, now and from the Windows store when I tried to update to 8.
Once the process is complete, you may have to reboot the phone. Else it will show , Your Phone is not supported for the upgrade to Windows 10. If you move files to OneDrive, you need to use this app to restore files back to your phone after Windows 10 Mobile is installed. If your upgrade to 8. .
. . . . . .
. . . . .
. . . . .