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How to Upgrade Windows 7 Home to
Windows 7 Ultimate   
(using Windows Easy Transfer and
 windows.old)
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   You can Upgrade from Windows 7 Home to Windows 7 Ultimate in four Steps

Step 1 - Backup your settings using Windows Easy Transfer ( your data will remain on the partition )
Step 2 - Prepare for an install of Windows 7 Ultimate ( moving your present windows files in Windows.old
             folder ).
             - a) Windows 7 Ultimate disk and your product key
             - b) Computer drivers (if you don`t have them go to the manufacturer site and download them)
             - c) Learn how to boot from cd/dvd-rom
Step 3 - Install Windows 7 Ultimate
Step 4 - After windows have all drivers is updated and secure use Windows Easy Transfer to access your
             settings ( your data will be on the system partition and in windows.old ).
    
   Step 1

    Start Windows Easy Transfer from Start->All Programs->Accessories->System Tools
After you chose what to transfer click Next
To protect your backup you can provide a password then click Save
Choose where you want to save your backup then click Save
To continue, click Next
To continue, click Next
Click Close to finish.
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   Step 3

   Assuming that you covered Step 2 you can begin Windows 7 Ultimate installation by inserting
Windows 7 Ultimate installation disk in your cd/dvd-rom device and restart your computer.
To begin installation press Install now.  
Check I accept the license terms and press Next.  
Click on Custom (advanced ) section to continue.  
Select your settings and press Next.  
Press Next to begin install.  
Windows Installation will inform you that your previous windows files will be moved in Windows.old folder.
Press OK to continue.  
Setup will continue after restart.  
If previously in bios you selected that your CD/DVD/RW to be your first boot device you will be prompted to
press any key to begin the installation.
Do not press any key because you will start another installation, just wait the installation to continue.
If previously in bios you selected that your CD/DVD/RW to be your first boot device you will be prompted to
press any key to begin the installation.
Do not press any key because you will start another installation, just wait the installation to continue.
Enter Your Name then press Next to continue.  
You can provide a password now or later for your account.  
Select Use recommended settings.  
Review your time and data settings then press Next.  
Enter Your Product Key then press Next to continue.
Note: You can leave it blank press Next and register your product later.
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   Step 4

    Start Windows Easy Transfer from Start->All Programs->Accessories->System Tools
Press Next
Choose An external hard disk or USB flash drive
Choose This is my new computer
Choose Yes
Go where you have saved you backup select the file and press Open
To continue, press Transfer
To finish, press Close
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Go to Customize then Advanced and choose what you want to backup. To continue click Save
Choose This is my old computer
Choose An external hard disk or USB flash drive
Press Next