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Windows 8.1

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  • Windows 8
Latest version:
6.3.9600.16384 17/10/13
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  • Windows 8
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A feature-packed free update for Windows 8

Niamh Lynch

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Note that if you proceed to install Windows 8.1 from the Store, you cannot return to Windows 8.

Review last updated: 17/10/13

Pros
  • Better personalization options
  • Improved search
  • Dozens of new and updated apps
  • Includes Internet Explorer 11
  • Better Snap function
  • Redesigned Windows Store
Cons
  • Care needed when installing (backup!)
  • Large download (4GB)

"Win 10 blows the old stays old while new are new but become old!"

Well I know Windows 10 blows all of its "upgrades" took away features like able to use Java turning things that once worked on it so I had to go back hoping to get a better review.

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