Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate

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Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade Activate

This is a quick guide to upgrade Windows 10 Home to professional edition without formatting or reinstalling the system. You can use the Windows 10 Product Key change option to upgrade from Home to Professional edition.

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Windows 10 Computer Specifications

Let’s get the Windows 10 edition details from Windows 10 specifications.

  1. Click on Start Menu
  2. Click on “Settings” ICON to display the settings options
  3. Click on Settings option

NOTE! – If you want to use Windows 10 Short keys I shared in the previous post “Windows 10 Shortcut Keys Keyboard Shortcuts.”

Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
  • Click on System from Windows 10 Settings application.
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
  • Click on About option from System.
  • Scroll down
  • At the bottom on the about page – Windows Specifications heading on the right side
  • Edition – Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
  • You can check the Windows 10 edition from Control Panel –> System and Security –> System.
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate

Activate Windows 10

Before changing the Windows 10 product Key from Home edition to professional edition, you need to make sure that you have activated the Windows 10 Home version.

  • You can check whether your Windows 10 Home edition is activated or not from the following link: ms-settings:activation?activationSource=anoopcnair.com
  • Click on Activate Windows as you can see in the below screenshot.
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Let’s confirm you have activated the Windows 10 edition and you should see any of the following messages after having successfully activated Windows 10 Home edition. More details about activation.

  • Windows is activated
  • Windows is activated with a digital license
  • Windows is activated with a digital license linked to your Microsoft account
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Windows 10 is activated – Product Key

Windows 10 Home to Professional Upgrade

Now let’s upgrade the Windows 10 home to professional.

  1. Click on Start Menu
  2. Click on “Settings” ICON to display the settings options.
  3. Click on the Settings option.
Windows 10 Product Key Upgrade
  • Click on Update & Security.
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
  • Click Activation,
  • Scroll down to Update product key,
  • Click on the hyperlink 👉 Change Product Key.
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate
Windows 10 Product Key Change Home to Professional Upgrade | Activate

Results Windows 10 Product Key Change

Let’s check how the results look like after upgrading Windows 10 Home to Professional without formatting your computer.

  • Navigate – Control Panel\System and Security\System
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