How to Upgrade Windows 10 Home to Pro
Instructions for upgrading from Home to Professional version of Windows 10
It may be necessary that you want to go from Windows 10 Home (Home) to Windows 10 (Pro) Professional (upgrade edition) to take advantage of all the benefits of the older version.
There are several ways to upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Professional:
Reinstalling the system with the Windows 10 Pro installation disk
Buying a digital license from the Microsoft Store
Using the upgrade key to Windows 10 Pro
This article shows the built-in upgrade method WITHOUT reinstalling the system with the key!
To upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro, you will need an upgrade key.
You have to enter the upgrade key VK7JG-NPHTM-C97JM-9MPGT-....(Read more)
First of all you need to TURN OFF THE INTERNET!
Otherwise you will get error 0x803fa067 and will not be able to update your system!
Disconnecting the Internet
- Click on the Internet icon
Select «Network and Internet settings»
Click «Configuring the adapter settings»
Choose your own «Adapter» And click «Disconnect network device»
Entering the key and starting the update process
After disconnecting the Internet, go to «Main»
In the window «Windows Settings» Click on → «Updates and Security»
In the left window of the list «Updates and security» Click on «Activate».
Next, click on "Change Product Key".
Select «Update Key»
VK7JG-NPHTM-C97JM-9MPGT-3V66T and click on «Further»
After that you will be asked to close all applications
Close all applications and click on «Start»
The upgrade to Professional will begin
When the update is complete you will see an error:
Don't worry! That's the way it should be!
Reboot the computer!
Windows Settings → Update and Security → Activate and you can see that the Operating System has been updated to the Professional version!
Turning on the Internet in Windows 10
- Click on the icon «Globe» Then click on «Network and Internet Settings»
Click on «Setup adapter settings»
Choosing «Own adapter» And click «Turning on a network device»