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The time to upgrade to Windows 10 is ending.

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Microsoft has confirmed that the free upgrade to Windows 10 ends from July 29.After this date, the application that allows the migration (Get Windows 10), present on computers with older versions of the operating system, will be removed and people interested in downloading the new edition will need to pay for the operating system. The price announced by Microsoft is $ 119.Brian Roper, part of the Windows staff explained the beginning of charging for Windows 10 in a video. The Executive presented 10 reasons to use the new operating system.     According to Microsoft, Windows 10 has been installed...

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Microsoft AIK tool – A tutorial to install Windows in your Mac from your TheMiniDrive (External Drive)

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If you try to make this process by the conventional way the windows installation program will refuse to install itself to an external USB Drive but it is not a problem. There's a way to install windows installation files on an external USB drive, and once booted from it, Windows will finish to install itself from said drive. You will need : - Windows 8.1 ISO file - Apple Bootcamp tools are meant for Windows 64 pixels- A running PC (on windows 7 or 8) real or virtualised- A blank external drive (at least 16GB) - Don’t remain your data...

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BootCamp: You can have Windows OS in your MacBook

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Make a MacBook run the Windows OS is nothing new but a lot of people don't know what this really means. The first doubt that comes up is: If I instal Windows at my Mac I will lose the OS X? The answer is No. BootCamp is a tool that allows execute Windows in a Mac, turning it in a dual-boot machine. This means that you will can chose initialize the system with Mac OS X or Windows. This can answer another common doubt: Can I use both systems at the same time? Since the systems are partitioned you can execute only one...

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