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Windows 8.1 with classic shell

  1. #1

    Windows 8.1 with classic shell


    Hello friends.
    I have an Aver aspire E1-572 laptop.with Clasic shell installed.

    Thinking of installing W10,Just a small point will I have to uninstall the classic shell before installing the W10??
    Many Thank You.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hey David,

    You don't have to uninstall Classic Shell to upgrade to Windows 10. If there's an issue with it, Windows 10 will let you know during the compatibility check in Windows Setup, that it'll be removed.
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  3. #3


    Thanks Brink
    Will I need it in W10?
    Thank You.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're welcome.

    It all depends on how you like Windows 10 without it if you wanted to install it back or not.
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