Should I upgrade to windows 8? Tags: Laptops Windows 7 Windows 8 Last response: November 15, 2012 10:42 PM in Windows 7 Share trainmaster2000 November 15, 2012 9:36:26 PM I have a laptop that is running windows 7 and I want to upgrade. I usually just play games with some other basic things such as web surfing and word. More about : upgrade windows ex_bubblehead a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 a b * Windows 8 November 15, 2012 9:41:43 PM If that's all you're doing there's really no overriding reasons to upgrade. Windows 8 for all intents and purposes simply grafts a not so great interface onto Windows 7. m 0 l Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 a b * Windows 8 November 15, 2012 9:59:56 PM Hi No good reason and a lot of risks like wifi not working... All the best Brett m 0 l Related resources should i upgrade from windows 7 to 8.1 - Forum Should i upgrade to Windows 8.1 - Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8 for my new build - Forum Can my laptop run windows 8 and should i upgrade to it? - Forum should i upgrade to windows 8.1 or buy an ssd - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer foscooter a b $ Windows 7 November 15, 2012 10:26:54 PM Might be good IF your laptop has a touch-screen. Windows 8 takes some time to get used too, but it's okay. Read all the Tips & Tricks out there. No "Start" button is weird, you use the "Windows key" on the keyboard. m 0 l mesab66 November 15, 2012 10:42:01 PM Why do you "want to upgrade" the OS? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedShould I upgrade to Windows 8.1? Forum SolvedAbout to upgrade to windows 8 on a home-built PC, what should be the first steps I take after a clean install? Forum SolvedShould I upgrade to Windows 8 or get a new PC? Forum Should I upgrade my Ativ book 4 to windows 8.1 Forum Solvedshould i upgrade my window8 to 8.1 or not Forum Should i upgrade to Windows 8.1 or wait? Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8.1? Forum Solvedupgrading from windows 8 to 8.1 should I Forum Should I Upgrade to Windows 8.1? Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8? Forum Should I Upgrade to Windows 8/8.1? Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8 or buy a windows 7 printer? Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8? Forum Should I Upgrade to Windows 8 (PC Gamer)? Forum Should I upgrade to Windows 8 or keep to Windows 7? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !