Windows 11 is Microsoft’s new operating system update, which will be free for users who are running Windows 10 on their devices. It could be said that this new Windows is one of the most renewed that the Redmond have launched on the market, since it has changes in its design and functionalities that will improve the user experience.
According to the information that was handled previously, Windows 11 was going to be available until today, October 5However, the Microsoft company has made it available to users since the 4th of the same month. This is why we are going to show you the methods with which you can upgrade your PC to Windows 11, as long as it complies with the installation requirements.
How to upgrade to Windows 11
Keep in mind that it is not mandatory to update to Windows 11 in case you want to continue using your current operating system on your PC.
Method 1: Update using Windows Update
This could be the easiest option to perform an update, through Windows update you can update your PC to Windows 11, you only have to go to Settings -> Update and Security -> Check for updates. If your PC is compatible it should appear in the search, once the update is found you simply have to choose to download and install.
Method 2: Microsoft Setup Wizard
To further facilitate the installation procedure of the new Windows, the Microsoft company has launched a tool called «Installation wizard»That you simply have to download and run.
Method 3: Windows Insider
Windows Insider is one of the options that Microsoft offers you to test its new versions of Windows. In this program there are 3 versions of the same operating system that are Dev Channel, Beta Channel, and Release Preview Channel.
We are going to focus on download Windows 11 from the Release Preview Channel which is the most stable version that you can install of the 3 options. For this we only have to perform the following steps:
- We were heading towards Setting
- Then Windows Update.
- Once inside, we look for Windows Insider.
- Now you have to join the Release Preview Channel and reboot.
- When you return the restart we look for the update available in Windows Update that should be Windows 11, we download it and install it.
Method 4: Creating installation media
This is one of the options most used by users who want to perform a clean installation, then we will proceed to download the tool that will allow us to create a bootable media on USB or DVD.
Method 5: Download the Windows 11 ISO
This method is for users who decided to create a bootable installation media using a USB or DVD to install Windows 11.
Have you updated your PC to the new Windows? Tell us about your experience.