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Windows 10 November Update
|Step||Operation||Work contents||OS environment|
|Step 1||Manual||Preparations necessary for upgrade|
|Step 2||Manual||Backup important data|
|Executing upgrade||Step 3||Manual||Upgrade to Windows 10||Windows 10|
|Step 4||Manual||Downloading the programs for updating and extracting to the hard drive||Windows 10|
|Step 5||Manual||Updating Drivers||Windows 10|
|Step 6||Manual||Windows Update||Windows 10|
|Step 7||Manual||Installation of the applications for Windows 10
(A portion of the upgrade process requires manual operation)
|Step 8||Manual||Uninstallation of the unnecessary drivers and applications for Windows 10||Windows 10|
Please confirm the following precautions and restriction items.
Due to the hardware configuration, only a portion of the Windows 10 functions can be utilized with the TOUGHBOOK and TOUGHPAD Series.
Panasonic does not compensate for any damage to operating environments or loss of data of a customer's PC.
Please be sure to back up any important data beforehand.
The Windows 8/Windows 8.1 pre-installed versions must be updated to Windows 8.1 Update.
Please confirm the precautions and make advance preparations when updating to Windows 8.1 Update.
Please confirm the following content of the “Windows 8.1 Update Support Evaluation Information” and follow the proper procedures to update to Windows 8.1 Update.
Regarding the upgrade and clean installation:
The implementation methods of Windows 10 can be conducted through upgrading or clean installation.
The carrying over of the network environment after implementing Windows 10 will vary depending on the installation procedures, as listed below.
Installation will be conducted after Windows settings, personal files, and applications are carried over.
* When upgrading to Windows 8.1 Upgrade with all models other than the licensed Windows 8.1
Installation will be conducted after settings, files, and applications are deleted.
When carrying over Windows settings, personal files, and applications, please make sure to follow the upgrade procedures.
Please refer to the following Microsoft website for information about Windows 10.
For questions regarding the Windows 10 OS, please contact Microsoft Corporation.
Support evaluation is not done with any other 3rd party software or peripherals.
For any queries related to 3rd party hardware and software support for "Windows 10" please contact the related 3rd party manufacturer or provider.
About Windows 10 November Update
All Windows 10 upgraded devices listed below are tested for Windows 10 November update and accept the update.
* eg. please read "CF-31 [1/2/3/4]" as the "CF-311, CF-312, CF-313 and CF-314 series".
What is the “OS Upgrade Utility”
It is a support tool that is used to download or install compatible drivers when upgrading to Windows 10.
* The “OS Upgrade Utility” is not compatible with clean installations.
Downloading the “OS Upgrade Utility”
The “OS Upgrade Utility” Windows 10 upgrade support tool can be downloaded from the following page.
History of Updates
|[Oct 16, 2015]||First Release|
|[Feb 16, 2016]||To fix the following problems.
- "OS Upgrade Utility" stops on step of uninstalling "Common Components for Panasonic PC (x64)".
|[Nov 29, 2016]||Tested for Windows 10 Anniversary Update.|
The Target Model to Windows 10 Upgrade and Clean Install:
Installation program module of the updating and Clean installation program module and Step-By-Step Guide can download it each by clicking a download button.
CF-31 [1/2/3/4] (mk5)
CF-53 [2/3/4/7] (mk4)
CF-54 [A/B/C] (mk1)
CF-C2C (mk2 / mk2.5)
CF-LX3 [E/J] (mk2 / mk3)
CF-SX4E (mk1 Asia model)
FZ-G1 [J/K/L] (mk3)
FZ-M1A (mk1 Value)
FZ-Q1A (mk1 Value)
Upgrade from Windows 8.1
Support Module for Upgrade
Released: Jul 29, 2015
Additional: Aug 05, 2015
Additional: Sep 02, 2015
Additional: Oct 16, 2015
Additional: Nov 30, 2015
Additional: Dec 08, 2015
Additional: Dec 18, 2015
Additional: Feb 25, 2016
Additional: May 19, 2016
Additional: Jun 21, 2016
Updated: Jul 27, 2016
Updated: Aug 4, 2016
Updated: Aug 9, 2016
Updated: Aug 31, 2016
- Clean install:FZ-G1F,FZ-M1C,CF-AX3E,CF-LX3E/J
Upgrade from Windows 7
Support Module for Upgrade
Support Module for Clean install
* eg. please read "CF-31 [1/2/3/4]" as the "CF-311, CF-312, CF-313 and CF-314 series" or
"FZ-G1 [F/J/K/L]" as the "FZ-G1F, FZ-G1J, FZ-G1K and FZ-G1L series".
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