Windows OS Information

ITS Supported Version

  • Windows 10 Pro, 11 Pro

If you have a Windows 10 computer and your system meets the minimum specifications, download Windows 11 at

If you do not qualify for the free Windows 11 upgrade: UH departments may purchase the upgrade license of this software through the ITS Site License Office. Users can purchase this software for personal use from a computer software retailer that sells Microsoft products.

Minimum System Requirements

Windows 10

  • Processor: 1 GHz or faster processor or System on a Chip (SoC)
  • RAM: 1 GB RAM for 32-bit OS (4 GB recommended); 2 GB RAM for 64-bit OS (8 GB recommended)
  • Available hard disk space: 16 GB for 32-bit OS; 20 GB for 64-bit OS
  • Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver
  • Display: 800 x 600 screen resolution

Additional requirements to use certain features and upgrade editions are available at Windows 10 Specifications

See the ITS Computer Recommendations for details on suggested specifications.

Windows 11

Additional information can be found at

See our ITS Computer Recommendations article for details on suggested specifications.


Service Patches/Updates

Follow these instructions to keep your Windows up to date.

Company Website


Please rate the quality of this answer: Poor Fair Okay Good Excellent
Not the answer you were looking for? Try different keyword combinations and if you still can’t find your answer, please contact us.
Article ID: 1661
Created: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 2:53pm
Modified: Thu, 26 Oct 2023 1:50pm