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Connect your family's Microsoft accounts and use Windows settings to help keep kids safe. Manage screen time, limit access to mature content, and control online purchases. Stay in sync. Computer, tablet, phone—wherever, and whenever—with a new Windows 10 computer you can stay in sync across all your devices. NEW
If you are installing Windows 10 on a PC running Windows XP or Windows Vista, or if you need to create installation media to install Windows 10 on a different PC, see Using the tool to create installation media (USB flash drive, DVD, or ISO file) to install Windows 10 on a different PC section below.
Windows 10 in S mode is a version of Windows 10 that's streamlined for security and performance, while providing a familiar Windows experience. To increase security, it allows only apps from the Microsoft Store, and requires Microsoft Edge for safe browsing.
An upgrade moves your PC from a previous version of Windows — such as Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 — to Windows 10. This FAQ is intended to answer questions about upgrading to Windows 10. An update ensures you have the most recent features and security improvements for your current version of Windows. If you want to update your device and need more info, see Windows Update: FAQ.