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Why can't you install Windows 10 Creators Update on your old Atom netbook? Because Intel stopped loving you


That’s what I thought — until I realised (after two weekends of fiddling) that the i386 bootloader is hard-coded to be started from a BIOS, so getting it to boot on my UEFI-only Atom would be an enormous amount of effort…

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