Each computer you purchase comes with a Home
Edition Windows 7 product, unless otherwise stated in the computer's details.
To upgrade your edition, you must purchase a new
license key, such as an Enterprise license key.
You no longer need to install an upgrade to
promote your computer.
Instead, Windows 7 has a "Windows Anytime
Upgrade" utility that allows you to enter a new license and promote your
computer's operating system.
Click the Windows "Start" button.
Type "windows anytime upgrade" in the
search text box.
This command starts the upgrade wizard for
Click the "Windows Anytime Upgrade"
option, and select "Enter an Upgrade Key" in the options section.
This activates a text box where you type your
new license key.
Type the Enterprise key in the license text box
labeled "Upgrade Key."
Windows verifies your license key is valid and
tells you that you must wait several minutes to activate your new product
Click "Reboot" after your new product
When you reboot, notice the new product edition
"Enterprise" is shown in the Windows splash screen.
Jun 03, 2013 |
Computers & Internet