- Aug 17, 2017
Many times Windows users are advised to perform an in-place upgrade of Windows operating system installed in their computer system to repair corrupted files or fix various issues and problems faced by the user without deleting any file or app. If you don’t know how to perform an in-place upgrade of Windows and you are looking for a guide containing step-by-step instructions, you have come to the right place. In this article, we’ll discuss what is in-place upgrade of Windows, its benefits and how to perform it.
Imagine you are using Windows 10 in your device and you are facing many problems such as unable to install new updates, random error messages and crash issues and you don’t want to upgrade to Windows 11 but want to repair existing Windows 10 in your computer system. In such situation repair in-place upgrade will help you. It’ll reinstall same Windows 10 operating system in your device without formatting and will repair all issues.
On the other hand, if you want to move to a new Windows version such as Windows 11 on your Windows 10 device but want to keep the data and apps intact, you can perform normal in-place upgrade which will install Windows 11 in your device and will keep all your documents, files, settings and software programs intact.