New Windows open to 14 million users

As said by the company, around fourteen million people have upgraded to the new OS within the first 24 hours of its launch, making it one of the most quickly downloaded desktop operating systems in the world.


“Our top priority has been ensuring that everyone has a great upgrade experience, so, we are carefully rolling out Windows 10 in phases, delivering Windows 10 first to our Windows Insiders“, he said. So, if a user running Windows 7 has specified that Google Chrome is their default browser, they will find when they upgrade to Windows 10 that Microsoft Edge is now the default.

When Windows 10 launched, Mozilla published a guide on how to reset the operating system’s default settings to choose Firefox over Edge. “We’re humbled and grateful to see the response to Windows 10“, Microsoft added. That issue was reportedly fixed just before the official release of Windows 10, but no-one can be sure right now just how many other serious bugs might be lurking.

Windows 10 is a new beginning for Microsoft.

A few people even went nuts over Windows Update-specifically, how it will now share updates with other Internet users and users on your network.

After Microsoft will decide that you’re eligible to get a free copy of Windows 10, you will be able to manually install it. However, to start fresh, you will need to get the Windows 10 Download tool.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is recording rave reviews for its Windows 10 but it seems that the firm isn’t getting the OS out to users as quick as one would expect. See the release of Microsoft’s new operating system as a good time to reconsider your decision to stick with Windows XP.

Slew of OEMs like HP, Acer and Lenovo have already promised upgrade to Win 7 users and roll out of devices with Win 10 out-of-box.


As reported by Engadget, Chris Beard, CEO of Mozilla, wrote an open letter to Microsoft boss Satya Nadella, where he stated that the update “has been designed to throw away the choice customers have made about the internet experience they want“.

Windows 10