Hundreds of millions of users have upgraded their Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. However, the free update might not be the right choice for everyone. If you haven't made your decision yet, let's see five reasons to upgrade to Windows 10, and five reasons to wait.
Microsoft seems to be learning from its mistakes, and that's always a good thing. They might have botched the Windows 7 download, pushing us towards torrents, and the early Windows 8 downloads were riddled with problems. However, it's easy to download Windows 10 as an ISO, including the 1511 update.
Formatting the hard drive and installing Windows is easy. What's hard is setting up all the individual programs, with their full settings, which can take days. Now, the freeware CloneApp can backup program settings, and restore them after reinstalling the OS, or transfer them to a new version of Windows.
Compressing files into a Zip Archive is essential if we want to send multiple files by email. It is also a good way to save bandwidth, as certain types of files can be compressed more than 90%. Let's compress files into a Zip archive, with Windows and PeaZip.