Windows 10 as primary OS here we go.

Today i will convert my primary PC to Windows 10. I have been playing around with it since the Preview and been thinking of making the shift for some time now.

I will use the Disk2vhd utility to create a VM of my old install so that I can get access to the old OS if i need to.

Disk2vhd is really easy to use, download the software, unpack and execute the disk2vhd.exe file.

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Select the drives you need. Default format is Vhdx. If you want to upload it to Azure un-check the box to create a vhd. Since I will run this on a VM on my new Windows 10 install I keep the defaults.

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Click Create

Disk2vhd takes a snapshot of the disk and starts to build the vhdx.

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