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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove ex_bubblehead Laptop Expert Windows 7 Expert 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. | Report abuse Brett928S2 Laptop Authority Windows 7 Authority Windows 8 Expert November 15, 2012 9:59:56 PM Hi No good reason and a lot of risks like wifi not working... All the best Brett | Report abuse foscooter 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. | Report abuse mesab66 November 15, 2012 10:42:01 PM Why do you "want to upgrade" the OS? | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Should I upgrade to windows 8?> Related ressources: ForumShould I upgrade to Windows 8 or keep to Windows 7? ForumShould I upgrade to Windows 8 ? ForumShould I buy windows 8 ? ForumShould i upgrade Win7 to Win 8 ForumShould i upgrade from 4gb ram to 8 gb? ForumWhen should i get windows 8 ? ForumHow-To perform an upgrade -install of Windows 8 ForumXP Home 32 bit to Windows 8 64 bit With Upgrade Disk ForumShould I upgrade to Windows 7? ForumWindows 8 upgrade on P5N-E SLI ForumUpgrade to student home 2007 on windows 8 program ForumWindows 8 upgrade of Windows 7, upgrade won't start ForumShould I wait for Windows 8 release? ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !