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The gotcha: Installing Windows 11 on an unsupported PC may disable updates

Microsoft says that upgrading a Windows 10 PC without the necessary hardware requirements is only for temporary use.
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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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