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Windows 8.1 Plain & Simple by Joli Ballew and Nancy Muir

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Chapter 21. Upgrading to Windows 8.1

In this section:

Windows 8.1 comes in several editions, but you’ll be concerned with only two. You’ll choose Windows 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Pro. Beyond that you can opt to purchase the full edition or an upgrade. Here you’ll learn about upgrading. Finally, you can install a 32-bit version of the software or a 64-bit version, based on your system’s hardware properties.

However, before you make the purchase or start the installation, you need ...

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