If you want to know how to upgrade Windows 10 home to Windows 10 professional, then you are in the right place. Windows 10 is a latest version of operating system which developed and manufactured by Microsoft Corporation. These operating system has launched with advanced features such as Windows 10 upgrades use Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 product key to activate.
How much does the upgrade cost, and how does it work?
You can buy the upgrade right from the Windows store, and after you can upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 professional edition and the professional feature will be enabled. If you want to purchased Windows 10 Home license and Windows 10 professional upgrade, that upgrade will only work on a single computer. If you are moving from original Windows 10 Home license to another computer as an outcome of this Windows 10 Professional upgrade won’t follow you to another PC.
We already know that the free upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows Professional customers who buy their Windows licenses through volume license agreements. The free upgrade will only be available for Windows 10 Home, and Windows 10 customers.
We now know how the different versions of Windows will work. There are various versions of Windows such as Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, and so on will all upgrade to Windows 10 Home. Similarly, you can upgrade the Windows 7 Professional and Windows 8 and 8.1 Pro will upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. All this upgrade will be free and delivered exclusively through Windows Update.
How to Upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Pro
You will need to start the upgrade from the Settings app. To open it, open the Start menu or Start screen and select “Settings”=> Select “Update & security”=> Select “Activation”. To upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Professional, click on the “Go to Store” button in the Activation pane. You will be open to a special “Upgrade to Windows 10 Pro” screen through Windows Store. From here, you can purchase the Windows 10 Professional upgrade form the Store like you purchase anything else from the Store.
If you have a Windows 10 Pro product key, you can select and enter the product key to upgrade from Windows Home to Windows Pro. Apart from this there are other features like Hyper-V virtualization and remote desktop which helps you to upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows Pro.