Upgrade Windows 10 Home retail to Pro VL without Clean install

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  1. Firebirds

    Firebirds MDL Novice

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    Hi all,

    I have a Windows 10 Home retail, wondering if there is any possibility to upgrade to Pro edition preferably VL channel without losing any data ?
     
  2. SAM-R

    SAM-R MDL Guru

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    Maybe with the correct Key.
     
  3. Firebirds

    Firebirds MDL Novice

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    Purchasing is not an option.
     
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  5. Firebirds

    Firebirds MDL Novice

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    #5 Firebirds, Jul 17, 2019
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  8. Enthousiast

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    Maybe it has to do with you having an online or linked account, never used that.

    With offline local windows account it simply works.
     
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  9. abbodi1406

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    You could try this with KMS_VL_ALL:
    - run AutoRenewal-Setup.cmd to install the emulator (remember to exclude the file noted)
    - run Activate.cmd (this is needed to set KMS parameters, it should skip your activated Home)
    - now try to upgrade with the gVLK posted earlier

    if this doesn't work, run AutoRenewal-Setup.cmd again to remove the emulator