How To Upgrade Windows 10 Home To Windows 10 Pro

In this article, I have described how to upgrade the windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro.

Windows 10 Home and Windows 10 Pro are the most commonly used operating systems. But many users do not know their differences, and they do not know whether they should upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro.
 
In this article, we will compare Windows 10 versions and tell you how to upgrade Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro.
 
Before upgrading the Windows 10 Pro from Windows 10 Home, let's discuss their differences
 
 Features  Windows 10 Home
 Windows 10 Pro
 Windows start menu  Yes  Yes
 Cortana  Yes  Yes
 Windows Store Apps  Yes  Yes
 Windows Ink  Yes  Yes
 Windows Hello  Yes  Yes
 Programs outside the Windows Store  Yes  Yes
 Battery Saver
 Yes  Yes
 Start Menu
 Yes  Yes
 Hyper-V  
 No
 Yes
 BitLocker  No
 Yes
 Microsoft Update/Store for Business  No  Yes
 Remote Desktop  No  Yes
 Assigned Access  No  Yes
 
Before upgrading the Windows 10 Pro from Windows 10 Home, make sure your device is up to date and running the most recent version of Windows 10 Home. Once you've decided you need to upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro, you have two methods to do so. One is to do a fresh install of Windows 10 Pro, while the other is to install Windows 10 Pro on top of Windows 10 Home.
 
To upgrade from Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Pro, you'll need a valid product key or a digital license for Windows 10 Pro. In order to upgrade, take the following steps:
 
Step 1
 
From the Start menu, select Settings.
 
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Step 2
 
Select Update & Security
 
Settings
 
Step 3
 
Select Activation
 
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Step 4
 
Select 'Go to the Store' option
 
Activation
 
Step 5
 
After clicking on the 'Go to the store' Button, the 'Microsoft Store' window will appear on the screen and then you can purchase the Windows 10 Pro upgrade by selecting the Buy Button.   
 
MS store
 
Log in with your Microsoft account, then enter your payment method. Windows will upgrade within no time and also make sure that your PC/Laptop doesn't have any pending updates.
 
Step 6
 
Again Navigate to Start Menu > Settings > Updates & Security > Activation
 
Step 7
 
Select the 'Change Product key' option. The Product Key window will open and enter the Windows 10 Pro Product Key.
 
Step 8
 
Click on the Next button. If your key is correct, the upgrade will start, and you'll soon get a message that Windows has been upgraded. 
 
By following the above steps, the Windows 10 Home will be upgraded into Windows 10 Pro.
 
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