Free Upgrade to Windows 11 on Razer PCs

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But before you perform the system restore, you should back up all important data in your computer beforehand. Scroll the bar to find the program you want to remove, right-click it to open the context menu and click Uninstall. Once the installer for the program has been downloaded, navigate to where you saved it, locate it and double-click on it to run it.

  • If you reboot the computer and it’s rebooting back to Safe Mode, it’s likely another problem exists with Windows, preventing it from loading to normal Windows.
  • There are also new, more colorful icons throughout the operating system.
  • For customers who are using a PC that won’t upgrade, and who aren’t ready to transition to a new device, Windows 10 is the right choice.

Confirm the uninstallation process from the pop-up and delete useless, old and unwanted programs one-by-one. Then right-click a program and select Uninstall. You can also double-click the program or click the Uninstall button above the list of apps. If you don’t see this option, click the drop-down menu next to View by in the top-right corner of the window and select Small icons. If you are in the Category view, you can also click Uninstall a program under Programs.

There’s also a couple of new behaviors for Microsoft Teams users. When in a call, you can now present an app window directly when hovering over an open app icon on the Taskbar, and you can also mute and unmute your microphone directly from the Taskbar. Microsoft says these features are available to other communication apps, as long as developers update their apps to support these additional Taskbar features. Once that’s done, you should also head to Windows Update in the new Settings app and check for updates there to ensure you have the latest drivers designed for Windows 11. We’ve updated this review to include those features.

Turning on your Bluetooth in Windows 10 or Windows 11

Press the 4 or F4 to start it in using only safe mode and 5 or F5 to start it in safe mode plus internet with networking options. If you’re not signed in to Windows, tap or click the power icon from the sign-in screen, hold the Shift key, and then tap or click Restart. When the Windows Advanced Options menu appears, the Safe Mode option should be pre-selected as the default. If it is not selected, or if you would like to use a different mode, use the Arrow keys on your keyboard to select the correct mode and press Enter. This takes you to a screen that explains what you can do with the advanced options. You may read this if you wish or simply click on the ‘Restart’ button below the text, on the right.

If you’re trying to transfer photos from your phone to your computer, if your mobile device is compatible, you should use the Your Phone app. This tiny adapter lets you add Bluetooth to any Windows 10 device without breaking your wallet. Allow the system to detect and install the required driver automatically. Click the Check for updates button from the Settings app. I had installed a USB bluetooth dongle as well after the fact which I have lost and it seemed a mashup.

If I buy a new PC now, will it be eligible for the free upgrade?

In this post, we will detail the different methods to boot into safe mode on Windows 10, 8 and 7. You may also be able to troubleshoot issues like Blue Screen of Death errors and other problems involving DLL files and device drivers. You can access the Advanced Startup Options by holding down the Shift key and selecting Restart. However, this method won’t work with the on-screen keyboard, so you’ll need to connect a physical keyboard to your computer to open the menus this way. Safe Mode boots Windows 10 into a basic state without loading up hardware drivers, unnecessary services, or third-party startup programs. While the screen resolution leaves much to be desired, Safe Mode provides the perfect means to carry out a range of troubleshooting activities on your computer.

How Do I Start Windows in Safe Mode?

Starting today, October 5th, Microsoft is rolling out the new Windows 11 to eligible devices. However, Windows reserves the right to eventually end support for the free offer. If you’re currently shopping for a new PC on Huawei Consumer BG website look for“Free upgrade to Windows 11” on the specifications. You can also refer to our supported computer lists for a list of tested systems or contact Huawei Customer Service Center for more details.