Windows 10

New features, upgrades and support

What to expect

Windows 10 has a lot in common with Windows 7 but there are a few new features. These include a new-look start menu, virtual desktops and enhanced security. Explore new features in Windows 10. 

PC Teaching Centres 

All PCs in teaching centres now run on Windows 10. Specialist software in PC teaching centres has been tested to ensure programmes work efficiently with Windows 10. 

Staff PCs 

All new staff devices purchased through the PC Scheme from September 2016 onwards will come with the Windows 10 version of the Managed Windows Service installed. 

Staff currently using Windows 7 on the MWS can upgrade their PC to Windows 10 by following these instructions in the Knowledge Base.  For assistance with upgrading your PC please contact the Service Desk