Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 earlier this week in 190 countries, including India. Though the roll out is in phases, the company yesterday announced that 14 million computers are already running on Microsoft s latest operating system. Also Read - Xbox Series X restock in India possible by early August, no news on Series SAlso Read - How to disable Cortana on Windows 10 PC in a few simple steps
In a blog post, Windows marketing head Yusuf Mehdi wrote, It has been an incredible 24 hours for Windows and our fans. We re humbled and grateful to see the response to Windows 10. We have seen unprecedented demand for Windows 10, with reviews and customer feedback overwhelmingly positive around the globe. We are doing everything we can to upgrade the world to Windows 10 as quickly as possible over the coming days and weeks ahead. Also Read - Xbox Game Pass: List of games coming to consoles in July, big games releasing next month
While announcing that 14 million devices now run on Windows 10, Mehdi also had some words for those waiting in line. We still have many more upgrades to go before we catch up to each of you that reserved your upgrade. Rest assured we are working 24 7 to continue the upgrade process and are prioritizing the quality of your upgrade experience over anything else.
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As mentioned above, Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 in phases. Even if you have registered for the update, you might have to wait a week or two, or even a month, before the update eventually reaches you. There is however a fairly simple to force your computer to download Windows 10 right now, without waiting, here s how.
The company also announced the pricing of Windows 10 for Indian users. While Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users can upgrade to the latest operating system for free, users on Windows XP or earlier versions, or are assembling new PCs or laptops need to buy the software. The Windows 10 Home version will set you back by Rs 7,999, while the Pro version will set you back by Rs 14,999.