Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant

Software that will prepare your computer for a Windows 8 upgrade

  • Category:

    Analysis & Optimization

  • Works under:

    Windows 7

  • Program available in:In English
  • Program license:Free
  • Vote:
    3.8 (19)

The Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant ensures that the transition to the new operating system is effective. Windows 8 is a completely new operating system that has unique system requirements. While it's possible to download Windows 8, regardless of the requirements, not every system is equipped to handle its technical and hardware demands. The Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant is made available so that users can make sure that their new operating system will run smoothly on a particular computer.

Once initiated, the program will scan and analyze the entire system. It scans existing software and hardware. A detailed report is then presented. It will show various aspects of your system. The program also checks existing files for compatibility. With this report, users can determine if the upgrade will be effective. The software will also provide users will many options to purchase and download the new operating system. Users can purchase different versions of Windows 8 and provide billing information without having to leave the program

When a user chooses to download Windows 8, the assistant turns into an effective download manager. It can be set to keep certain files or settings to make the transition as easy as possible. There's even an option to choose the color scheme before the download even starts. As its downloading, the software will keep users updated. It's a large file and lengthy download process, but the assistant keeps users informed every step of the way.

Pros:

  • Analyzes the entire system to check for compatibility with Windows 8
  • Generates detailed system report about hardware and existing software
  • Provides recommendations about upgrade
  • Provides options for buying and downloading Windows 8
  • Manages download for smooth transition

Cons:

  • System analysis may take a long time depending on device

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