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    Win7 recovery after forced update to Win10

    yes, it said archived. it looked just like the demo. F12 is ignored - they must have removed the recovery options. reboot (even with F12) goes into the W10 setup, which hangs on the first screen. Dell say the machine is not W10 compatible. thanks, Gary
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    Win7 recovery after forced update to Win10

    Can you recommend a tool to block the upgrade, or quiet the nag screens? We have more than one Windows 7 machine. I simply had no idea that Microsoft would attack without permission .... thanks, Gary
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    Win7 recovery after forced update to Win10

    Thanks for the suggestion Peter. Safe mode must have been deleted when MS did the "upgrade". F8 does nothing - the Win10 install screen still comes up. It still does not get past the opening screen with the "welcome to Windows 10" and a "next" button. Dell clearly states that the machine...
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    Win7 recovery after forced update to Win10

    Greetings, I have a Dell Precision workstation which is about four months old, shipped with Win7, and which the Dell website says it NOT compatible with Windows 10. I have always declined the Win10 upgrade offer. Last night, without asking me, Microsoft attempted to upgrade me to Windows 10...