How can I upgrade from Windows 8 Standard Edition to Windows 8 Pro?

I have just brought a laptop which is running Windows 8 Standard Edition and I need to upgrade it to Pro. I have tried several methods to upgrade to Pro but none of them seem to work. How can I upgrade my laptops operating system from this to the Pro version?
 

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Last updated March 24, 2018 Views 471 Applies to:

Move up from Windows 8 to Windows 8 Pro

 

 

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/feature-packs

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Andre
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Hi, Andre Da Costa.

Could you please elaborate the process of moving from Windows 8 to Windows 8 Pro.

I have one small doubt. If I have Windows 8 already installed on my computer, just by buying the key for Windows 8 Pro, can I go for an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro from Windows 8?

 

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Shamith

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Yes.

Press Windows key + X

Click System

Scroll down to Windows Activation

Click the link View details about activation

Click the link 'Add features to edition'

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