Home Forums Speakers Corner Windows 10 already!? Tech Helproom | Windows Help | Apple Help | Digital Home & Smartphones Help | Consumer Rights Advice | Games | Speakers Corner | Beta Testing Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post Windows 10 already!? johndrew 14:32 02 Oct 2014 Locked Answered A short while ago I posted a link with regards to W9 little expecting that prior to its release Windows 10 would make an appearance. Forum Editor 16:58 02 Oct 2014 Answer "Windows 10 is not available for testing before the release of Windows 9" I'm running the technical preview of Windows 10 now. So can you, if you're confident with preview software versions. Click here to download it. And Click here for our installation advice Forum Editor 15:17 03 Oct 2014 We have a full set of instructions on how to install the Windows 10 Technical preview. You can read all about it if you Click here bremner 19:07 03 Oct 2014 I have read that the reason for not having Windows 9 is due to the need for legacy support. In Windows 95/98 developers in their code used the term Windows 9 to cover both. If MS now used Windows 9 this would cause problems. True? I don' t know. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.